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5 Die From Hypothermia In Maryland In Month

State public health officials say Maryland has seen its first deaths from hypothermia this season, with five people dying from...

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Maryland & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Pharmacy Owner Convicted Of Health Care Fraud

The owner of a pharmacy chain has been convicted of defrauding Medicaid and Medicare by submitting false claims for prescription refills.

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U.S. Nurse Exposed To Ebola Being Monitored At NIH

An American nurse who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone has been admitted the National Institutes of Health near Washington, D.C.

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UMd. Event Highlights Infectious Disease Research

Some of the nation’s leading infectious-disease fighters are speaking at an event in Baltimore highlighting efforts to stop the spread of Ebola and AIDS.

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Maryland Launches Phone App To Fight Drunk Driving

Maryland has launched a new phone app to fight drunk driving.

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

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Kidney Transplant Survivor Dies During Burglary At His Home

He was given a second chance at life but this weekend, violence claimed the life of Jonathan Harris, a two-time kidney transplant survivor.

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Expert Warns Doing This While Checking Your Messages Can Cause ‘Email Apnea’

Like sleep apnea, email apnea puts people at risk for a variety of illnesses, such as stroke, heart attack and diabetes, expert believe.

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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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