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U.S. To Track Everyone Coming From Ebola Nations

All travelers who come into the U.S. from three Ebola-stricken West African nations will now be monitored for three weeks, the latest step by federal officials to keep the disease from spreading into the country.

10/22/2014

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Baltimore Volunteers Line Up In The Race To Find An Ebola Vaccine

The race to find an Ebola vaccine is now lining up volunteers here in Baltimore.

10/20/2014

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Maryland Is Taking Precautions To Prevent Spread Of Ebola

Gov. Martin O’Malley joined with some of the state’s top health officials to talk about how Maryland is responding and preparing for any possible cases of the Ebola virus.

10/17/2014

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Apple, Facebook Paying To Freeze Eggs Of Female Employees

Facebook began covering egg freezing for workers earlier this year, becoming the first major employer on record to do so, according to NBC News, which reports that Apple will add the perk in January.

10/15/2014

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WHO: 10,000 New Ebola Cases Per Week Could Be Seen

A World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.

10/15/2014

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When Does One Glass Of Wine Become One Glass Too Many?

It’s the way many women relax at the end of a busy day: having a nice glass of wine. But, when does when one glass become one glass too many?

10/15/2014

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Study: Later Doctor’s Visits Lead To More Prescriptions

A visit to the doctor later in the day makes it more likely that a patient will walk away with a prescription antibiotic, according to a new report.

10/15/2014

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Md. Hospitals Bracing For Local Ebola Cases, Retraining Staff

While officials in Texas scramble to get a handle on the latest case of Ebola, there, hospitals in Maryland are bracing and preparing in case someone with Ebola walks into a local emergency room.

10/13/2014

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Human Testing Begins Of Ebola Vaccine In Md. Lab

An Ebola vaccine will be tested on humans in a Maryland laboratory Monday.

10/13/2014

Saturday, October 11, 2014

This weekend is the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival! Also, more about Fibromyalgia and who is at risk.

10/11/2014

Enterovirus

Doctors Bracing To Battle Enterovirus; 10 Confirmed Cases In Md.

It’s the largest outbreak of enterovirus D68 ever recorded, and new cases are coming in every day. There have been ten confirmed here in Maryland in just the last three weeks.

10/10/2014

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Maryland Reports First Seasonal Flu Case

Flu season has arrived in Maryland.

10/10/2014

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