Traffic fatalities may no longer be on the decline.
U.S. deaths from flu range from about 3,000 to about 50,000 per year.
More than a half a million people are predicted to die this year in America from all forms of cancer. Though the overall number is staggering, the predicted deaths are showing a decrease from a high reached in 1991.
Baltimore police say they are investigating four deaths in a span of six hours.
Cancer death rates decreased by 1.6 percent from 2000 to 2009.
In 2011, fewer people died on U.S. roads than at any time since 1949.
Maryland transportation officials are setting less ambitious goals after failing to significantly reduce pedestrian deaths in the state.
About 220,000 infant travel beds have been recalled after reports of one infant’s death and nine others entrapped or distressed while inside the portable sleep tents. Click on the link for more information.
The Caribbean death toll from Hurricane Sandy rose again sharply on Saturday, even as the storm swirled away toward the U.S. East Coast.
The fungus found in tainted steroid shots matches the one behind the national meningitis outbreak that has killed 20 people, federal health officials said Thursday.
More cases of meningitis from tainted steroids. Tuesday, the CDC reported another three deaths, bringing the death toll to 11. Here in Maryland, affected families are on edge.
Meningitis Outbreak Traced To Steroid Used To Relieve Back Pain; Health Officials Brace For More Cases
Injected to relieve pain, a steroid contaminated with meningitis has killed five people in the U.S., including one right here in Maryland. And nationally, as many as 900 people may have received a potentially dangerous injection.