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Report: Baltimore Ranked 16th Healthiest City

Baltimore has been ranked the 16th healthiest city in America according to a report by Better Doctor.

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Maryland & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Measles Outbreak That Started In California Expanding

A health warning. The extremely contagious measles virus is back. An outbreak that started at Disneyland is starting to sweep the country.

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CDC: Flu Vaccine Least Effective In A Decade

Flu shot fail. For the first time in ten years, health workers say this year’s vaccine is the least effective. But doctors say getting the vaccine can still protect you.

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Fighting The Spread Of HIV By Posing On The Dance Floor

Baltimore’s health department is taking a unique approach to fighting HIV.

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Flu Outbreak Becoming Increasingly Difficult To Fight

Flu shot effectiveness. Health experts say the flu vaccine has been one of the least effective in a decade.

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Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not Vaccinate

With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.

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Officials: Thousands Possibly Exposed In Disney Measles Outbreak

Health officials fear thousands may have been exposed to the measles at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure last month.

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Army Reservists Train To Join Fight Against Ebola

The Ebola outbreak continues to ravage West Africa. The death toll is now at more than 8,000. The US response to the victims continues.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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