Md. Half Marathon Will Raise Money For Cancer ResearchWJZ is proud as part of our continuing community commitment to be a sponsor of the Maryland Half Marathon.
New Research Links Cell Phones To Health Issues In ChildrenFor years, we've heard of a possible link between cell phone use and cancer. Now, this week, researchers in Baltimore say the evidence is clear, and children are more at risk.
Giant Eagle Recalls Pecan, Walnut Cookies Over Milk Labeling The Pittsburgh-based Giant Eagle supermarket chain is recalling Walnut Delight and Pecan Tassie cookies because labels wrongly omitted milk as an ingredient.
CDC: Children Are Getting More Concussions At PlaygroundsPlayground dangers. The CDC says the number of children sustaining brain injuries at the playground is up.
Human Trials Of Zika Vaccine Could Begin This FallInitial human trials of a Zika virus vaccine could begin as early as this fall.
Oprah Signs On To Star In Story Of Baltimore County WomanOprah Winfrey has signed on to star in an HBO film based on teh story of a Baltimore County woman.
FDA Effort Aims to Curb Smoking In LGBT CommunityThe Food and Drug Administration's latest anti-smoking campaign takes aim at young adults in the LGBT community, who officials say are nearly twice as likely to use tobacco as their peers.
Local Group Works To Help Those Living With AutismApril is Autism Awareness Month. It's a disorder that affects one in every 62 children in America.
Md. Governor To Outline Zika Prevention EffortsMaryland heads into mosquito season and this year, it carries an even greater risk. The mosquitoes known to carry the Zika virus breed here in Maryland and state agencies are putting everyone on alert.
Life-Saving Drug Narcan Helping To Fight Heroin Deaths In Md.Faced with an alarming increase in heroin and pain pill deaths, Maryland is now allowing abusers, their families and friends to have Narcan on hand.
Baltimore City Rolls Out Plan To Fight Zika VirusScarier than initially thought! The Zika virus is rapidly spreading, including right here in Maryland, where the number of cases continues to grow statewide. Now Baltimore City is rolling out a plan to help attack the disease.
FDA Campaign Takes Aim At Chewing Tobacco Use by Rural TeensGovernment health officials will team up with minor league baseball as part of a new $36 million campaign to discourage rural teenagers from using chewing tobacco.