wjz-13 all-news-99-1-wnew 1057-the-fan 1300logo2_67x35
FOOTBALL FRENZY: The Ravens Face The Bengals Sunday At 1 p.m. | Stats & Recaps | Play The Pro Football Challenge | Ravens News | Upload Your Purple Pride Photos | View Gallery | Knockout Pool

Health Department

health generic

Cases Of Legionnaires’ Increase In Frederick Co.

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.

11/14/2011

health generic

Minority Health Disparities Conference Scheduled

Maryland’s health department is sponsoring the state’s annual minority health disparities conference.

10/04/2011

crib bumpers

Md. Officials To Announce Steps On Baby Crib Pads

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.

09/26/2011

(AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)

Anne Arundel County Health Officials Baiting Raccoons With Rabies Vaccine

Raccoons aren’t just a nuisance, they can also be dangerous. The cute and furry critters are the number one carrier of rabies.

09/07/2011

measles

Amtrak Passenger With Measles Traveled Through Parts Of Md.

Health alert on the train. A person carrying a very contagious illness came through the Baltimore area.

08/22/2011

bat in hand

Spike In Number Of Rabid Bats Causing Alarm In Baltimore

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.

08/18/2011

health records

State Audit Finds Shortcomings In Vital Records-Keeping

.A state audit has found the state health department lacked adequate controls over vital records like birth certificates.

08/18/2011

health generic

Md. Gets $27M Federal Grant For Health Exchange

Maryland has received a $27 million federal grant to fund the state’s health benefit exchange.

08/12/2011

marylandheat

4 More Heat-Related Deaths Reported In Maryland

Maryland health authorities say four more deaths have been linked to the hot weather, bringing the total for the season to 25.

08/10/2011

medical generic

Md. Agency Posts Draft Abortion Regulations

Maryland’s health department has drafted new regulations for clinics where surgical abortions are performed, after a woman required emergency surgery following an abortion performed by an unlicensed doctor at an Elkton clinic last year.

08/01/2011

ER VISITS

Record Heat Had Deadly Impact In Maryland

Last week’s heat wave scorched the Baltimore area, leaving three people in Maryland dead.

07/27/2011

health generic

Health Dept. Investigating Death of MTA Worker From Presumed Meningitis

A rare disease has claimed the life of an MTA worker. He died from bacterial meningitis.

07/13/2011

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,189 other followers