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Md. Judge Mystified By Man’s Bizarre Strength In Struggle With Police

A judge in Hagerstown says it’s a mystery how a man broke a set of steel handcuffs and withstood 30 stun gun jolts during a struggle with police.

03/19/2014

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New Group Combats Childhood Obesity By Taking On Drinks

Childhood obesity is a huge problem in Maryland. Now health advocates are teaming up with state lawmakers to push for change. The new coalition was announced in Annapolis Wednesday.

02/26/2014

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Actor Tom Hanks Says He Has Type 2 Diabetes

Actor Tom Hanks made a surprise announcement on David Letterman about his health. He revealed he is now living with Type 2 diabetes.

10/08/2013

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013

Dozens will go the extra mile to help find a cure for diabetes at the “Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes.” Also, there are plenty of upcoming events at the Maryland Zoo!

10/05/2013

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Thousands Get Ready To Take Steps To Find A Cure For Diabetes

Nearly 26 million Americans are fighting diabetes, a disease that is outpacing cancer, AIDS and heart disease. It affects both children and adults.

09/27/2013

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Diabetes Alert Day: Md. Couple Testament That Risk Tests Can Save Lives

It’s Diabetes Alert Day. It’s a one day wake up call for the country, asking millions to take a diabetes risk test.

03/26/2013

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Diabetes Hits Especially Hard In Poor Black Communities

Nearly one in five African-Americans aged 20 and older have diabetes.

03/14/2013

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012

Don Scott and Marty Bass had “Coffee With” hip hop legend Rev Run and diabetes educator Jeannette Jordan. Ron Matz had “People Are Talking” about the Mayor’s Annual Christmas Parade.

11/29/2012

Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012

Saturday is the annual Step Up Walk To Stop Diabetes. Also, the Maryland Zoo has great events coming up.

10/06/2012

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Hundreds To Take To Baltimore Streets To Cure Juvenile Type 1 Diabetes

The “Walk to Cure Diabetes” is designed to heal the youngest patients of Type 1 diabetes. And this weekend, hundreds will participate in Baltimore.

04/20/2012

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12-Year-Old Boy Will Bike 22 Miles In Tour De Cure Fundraiser For Diabetes

Every mile has a meaning. That’s the thought behind a movement to cure diabetes, a disease that affects 26 million Americans. It’s called Tour De Cure.

04/05/2012

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Player’s Death Sheds Light On Diabetes, A Silent Killer

When former Ravens tackle Orlando Brown died suddenly of diabetes, everyone was stunned.

02/06/2012

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