health

AMES, IA - JULY 26:  Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks to guests gathered for a campaign event at Iowa State University on July 26, 2015 in Ames, Iowa. Although Clinton leads all other Democratic contenders, a recent poll had her trailing several of the Republican candidates in Iowa.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Clinton’s Doctor Says 2016 Candidate In ‘Excellent’ Health

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s physician describes the Democratic presidential candidate as in “excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president of the United States.”

07/31/2015

wjzlogo

Kaiser Permanente, Workers Reach Tentative Contract Plan

Kaiser Permanente and unions representing 105,000 health care workers across the United States have reached a tentative labor agreement.

06/08/2015

baltimore skyline

Baltimore Smog Meets Federal Limit For First Time

Scientists have announced that Baltimore’s smog levels no longer exceed the limit set by the Environmental Protection Agency, but some people are still at risk from breathing the air.

06/05/2015

FDA

FDA Panel Backs Female Libido Pill, Under Safety Conditions

Government health experts are backing the approval of an experimental drug intended to boost the female sex drive, but stress that it should carry safety restrictions to manage side effects including fatigue, low blood pressure and fainting.

06/04/2015

rabies

Health Department Warns Of Rabid Fox Found In Pikesville

The Baltimore County Department of Health is warning the public about a rabid fox.

06/04/2015

johns hopkins

Health Dept. Says Hopkins Patient Does Not Have Ebola

A patient under evaluation at Johns Hopkins after reporting a fever following a trip to West Africa does not have Ebola.

06/01/2015

Sunscreen

How To Choose The Best Sunscreen

As summer approaches—choosing the right sunscreen can be overwhelming. How do you know which one is right for you?

05/31/2015

Credit: Getty Images

Active Tuberculosis Case Reported At Md. High School

An unidentified person has been diagnosed with an active case of tuberculosis at Rockville High School.

05/28/2015

sugary drinks

Sugar Free Initiatives Bill To Be Introduced

Baltimore City Council prepares to tackle what some consider a huge health issue–sugary drinks.

05/21/2015

ymca

‘Healthy Kids Day’ Kicks Off At YMCAs Nationwide

Thousands of YMCAs across the country are opening their doors and kicking off an important event this weekend.

04/24/2015

courtesy of Merritt Athletic Club

Best Local Gyms That Provide Child Care In Baltimore

Keeping fit is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Yet, for busy parents, it can be hard to find time to exercise. A couple of Maryland health club want to help busy parents stay fit by offering child care.

04/24/2015

Catonsville TB

Case Of Tuberculosis Confirmed In Catonsville

A case of tuberculosis has been confirmed within the Catonsville High School community.

04/23/2015

more