A crib is supposed to be a safe place for babies. But doctors say crib bumpers could turn it into a death trap.
The rankings are out and two counties in Maryland took the top and bottom spot when it comes to being the healthiest.
Maryland health officials are warning against using an unapproved medicine called Baczol, which has been found in some Maryland stores.
Baltimore is expanding a public health campaign to cut gun violence through mediation and community outreach.
Baltimore city officials say they are lowering the temperature needed for the city to offer additional services for the homeless during the winter.
A new Maryland health department report shows a large increase in the number of residents who are receiving drug treatment.
Frederick County health officials say the number of cases of Legionnaire’s disease is higher than in the last five years, but it’s still relatively low.
Maryland’s health department is sponsoring the state’s annual minority health disparities conference.
The Maryland health department will be discussing its next steps in an investigation into baby crib bumper pads, which some studies have linked to asphyxia and death in young infants.
Raccoons aren’t just a nuisance, they can also be dangerous. The cute and furry critters are the number one carrier of rabies.
Health alert on the train. A person carrying a very contagious illness came through the Baltimore area.
Animal Control has already collected 188 bats this year. A dozen tested positive for rabies, compared to 11 of 222 bats in all of 2010.