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Lt. Gov. Brown To Discuss Health Enterprise Zones

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown will be holding a public forum on an initiative to try to improve health care in underserved areas.

08/02/2012

Health Reform: No-Cost Contraception Starts Today

Today ushers in a new provision of the health reform law that makes additional preventive health services available.

08/02/2012

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Health Advocates Cheer Use Of Alcohol Tax

Maryland health officials are highlighting $14.3 million they can use to expand community-based, long-term care for seniors and the physically disabled with the help of an increased state alcohol tax, which has been in effect for a little more than year.

07/18/2012

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Baltimore’s Archbishop Leads Fight Against President Obama’s Birth Control Mandate

Should the Catholic church mix politics and faith? Some say ‘no’ as the church gears up to take on the Obama administration over it’s new healthcare mandate.

06/22/2012

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House, Senate Pass Health Exchange Bill

The Maryland General Assembly has passed a measure to create a framework for a health insurance market place to provide coverage to the uninsured.

03/26/2012

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Lt. Gov., Congressman Address Childhood Dental Care

Healthy smile, healthy kids. Maryland lawmakers are on Capitol Hill working to improve dental care for children.

02/06/2012

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Maryland Health Group To Take Part In ‘Enroll America’

The Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative will be taking part in a national coalition of health groups to help enroll the uninsured who are set to become eligible for health coverage in 2014 under the national health care overhaul.

09/14/2011

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Rep. Harris Holds Town Hall Meeting In Elkton

Maryland Rep. Andy Harris is continuing a series of town hall meetings.

04/28/2011

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Maryland Health Exchange Bill Changed

Maryland lawmakers have made a significant change to a bill to implement federal health care reform in the state.

03/25/2011

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Md. Prison Panel Urges Focus On Gangs, Health Care

A Maryland task force on prison violence is urging a systematic approach to reducing gang activity and
improving mental health care among inmates.

01/10/2011

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