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The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus in Africa has begun attracting attention in the U.S. for good reason.
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It’s a natural part of the Chesapeake that turns dangerous during warm weather–a flesh-eating bacteria in the bay that can mutilate and kill.
With more than 600 people dead from the Ebola virus in West Africa, fears are running rampant of the virus spreading globally since this is the worst outbreak of the deadly disease in history. Experts warn that the virus could easily spread to the U.S. as more than 1,000 cases have been reported in the African countries of Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone.
As rates of other cancers have declined, rates of the deadliest form of skin cancer, melanoma, have increased more than 200 percent from 1973 to 2011, according to a new “Call to Action” report from the Surgeon General’s Office.
Maryland’s health secretary will be joining the full-time faculty at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
It’s a game changer for college athletes. The NCAA may pay a $70 million price tag to try and protect student athletes from brain injuries and help former athletes who may already be suffering. It’s all part of a proposed settlement in a class action lawsuit filed against the organization by players and former players.
For the first time, the American Legion is putting up a crisis center for veterans in our area. They are responding to the wait time scandal that has rocked the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
There is a national organization here in Baltimore that is helping critically ill children and their families make their time away from the hospital more pleasant.