The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it is investigating what the Pentagon called an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to government and commercial laboratories in as many as nine states, as well as one overseas, that expected to receive dead spores.
A Baltimore jury has awarded $9.3 million to a man who says he was poisoned by lead-based paint at his former rowhouse.
A new ad campaign hopes to stop you in your tracks before reaching for a cigarette.
Several Americans being monitored for Ebola could be coming to a Maryland hospital.
Measles cases are on the rise across the country. Seventeen states are now reporting the illness.
A warning at the University of Maryland as a large number of students come down with the flu. The university is asking patients to isolate themselves to stop the spread. This year’s stubborn flu strain has already turned deadly. Rick Ritter has more on the growing flu fears.
The measles outbreak is on maryland’s doorstep with a new case is confirmed and it’s not far away.
Health officials fear thousands may have been exposed to the measles at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure last month.
U.S. health officials on Tuesday released a draft of long-awaited federal guidelines on circumcision, saying medical evidence supports having the procedure done and health insurers should pay for it.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 90 percent of children in the U.S. aged 6 -18 have too much salt in their diet.
Number of HIV diagnoses among younger gay men increased from 2002 to 2011.