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Ron Matz, Charlestowne Retirement Community Accept ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

If you haven’t been under an ice bucket lately, you’ve probably been under a rock. The Ice Bucket Challenge has social media on fire, raising millions for the ALS Association.

08/18/2014

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WJZ’s Linh Bui & Marty Bass Take On The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

The videos are all over the internet: people dumping buckets of ice water over their heads. It’s all for a good cause. The ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge.”

08/15/2014

ebola

Fort Detrick Lab To Study Ebola Treatment

Researchers at the Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) at Fort Detrick are planning a study on an experimental drug that was given to two American aid workers to treat the Ebola virus.

08/14/2014

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Md. Health Department Working With CDC To Spot, Respond To Imported Ebola

With more than 700 people dead from the Ebola virus in West Africa, fears are running rampant of the virus spreading globally. The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is siding on caution.

08/01/2014

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Md. Man Dies In Liberia Amid Ebola Restrictions

A Maryland man is dead after his family says he didn’t receive adequate medical treatment in Liberia.

07/30/2014

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Md. Health Secretary To Join Johns Hopkins Public Health Faculty

Maryland’s health secretary will be joining the full-time faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

07/30/2014

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Hopkins Expert: No Cure, Vaccine For Ebola Contracted By 2 American Volunteers In Africa

The words ebola and uncontrolled is a dangerous combination. But that’s how health experts are characterizing the current outbreak in Africa.

07/28/2014

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Md. Officials Provide Update On Health Exchange

A Maryland official says a computer glitch with Connecticut’s health exchange will be corrected in the version Maryland will be using as it revamps its own troubled website with Connecticut’s technology.

07/15/2014

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Great Prostate Cancer Challenge Held Sunday

Prostate cancer strikes thousands of men every year, but going out and getting tested can very well be the difference between life and death. For that reason, WJZ is a proud sponsor of the 6th Annual Great Prostate Cancer Challenge.

09/09/2012

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Check Out The CBS HealthWatch Colorectal Webcast

Watch Dr. Travis Stork from The Doctors and a panel of renowned medical experts discuss colorectal cancer and digestive health.

03/29/2012

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Visit CBS Baltimore’s Your Home

Visit CBS Baltimore’s Your Home for great advice on how to keep your home clean, green and healthy.

03/16/2012

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