Consumer Reports finds that up to 97 percent of chicken we eat is contaminated with harmful bacteria.
The Anne Arundel County Health Department has lifted restrictions on swimming at three beaches after samples showed bacterial levels had returned to acceptable levels.
WJZ is continuing to investigate the smell at the Inner Harbor and if raw sewage is to blame. The initial results are in.
The Maryland Department of the Environment has lifted shellfish harvesting restrictions in portions of three waterways following a decline in bacteria levels.
An outbreak of bacterial infections on the East Coast illustrates the popularity of raw, unpasteurized milk despite strong warnings from public health officials about the potential danger.
The number of people in Pennsylvania and Maryland stricken with illness after consuming raw milk from the same farm has risen to 23, health officials in the two states said Wednesday.
Health officials say six people in Pennsylvania and Maryland who consumed raw milk from the same farm have been stricken with illnesses that suggest the product may contain harmful bacteria.
Maryland’s health department says an elderly person from out of state has died from Legionnaires’ disease after staying at an Ocean City hotel where the department has confirmed the presence of bacteria that cause the disease.
A group of Maryland scientists is responsible for a medical breakthrough. It could revolutionize the way doctors treat deadly diseases, like E.coli.
The Cecil County Health Department says three beaches have failed to meet water quality regulations.
Anne Arundel County health officials say they have closed a beach on the South River due to high bacterial levels.