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Man Who Received Face Transplant Meets With Md. Family That Made It Possible

The man who received the world's most complex face transplant ever meets with the Maryland family that donated it. Those emotional...

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Maryland & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Md. Lab First Alerted Army About Potentially Deadly Anthrax Mistake

How did the military ship live anthrax around the country — including to a lab here in Maryland?

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Active Tuberculosis Case Reported At Md. High School

An unidentified person has been diagnosed with an active case of tuberculosis at Rockville High School.

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Md. Schools Participating In ‘Play 60′ Health And Wellness Program

Taking to the field. Area students follow up on a commitment to eat healthier and be more active.

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Widow Of Former Ravens Player A Part Of New Lawsuit Against NFL Teams

Painkiller pressure. A federal lawsuit is filed against NFL teams across the country by a Baltimore-based attorney.

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Sugar Free Initiatives Bill To Be Introduced

Baltimore City Council prepares to tackle what some consider a huge health issue–sugary drinks.

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Former Players: NFL Teams ‘Conspired’ To Push Painkillers

Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical staffs obtained and provided painkillers to players — often illegally — as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field without regard for their long-term health.

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Ceremony Honors First Responders & Hero Children

Setting aside one day to honor those who save lives every day—not just first responders but also Maryland citizens.

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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?