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Dallas Nurse Comes To Md. For Ebola Treatment

The Texas nurse who first contracted Ebola after treating an infected Liberian national in Dallas has been flown to Maryland to receive treatment.

10/16/2014

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University Of Maryland Plays Role In Ebola Vaccine Test In Africa

More than 4,000 people have now died in the worst Ebola outbreak in history, and officials with the United Nations say the number of cases is doubling every three to four weeks in West Africa. Now the first human trials of an Ebola vaccine are underway.

10/10/2014

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Wellness Program Required For Md. State Employees

State employees will now be required to participate in a wellness program as part of their health insurance or pay a $50 annual penalty.

10/07/2014

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Patients Hospitalized In D.C. Area With Possible Symptoms Of Ebola

As health officials in Dallas, TX scramble to get a handle on the ebola scare there, concerns about the deadly virus hit much closer to home.

10/03/2014

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Md. Based Drug Company To Produce Newest Anthrax Vaccine In Mich.

Drug developer Emergent BioSolutions Inc. says the new version of its anthrax vaccine will be produced in Lansing.

09/24/2014

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