Healthcare

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Experts Say Improve Mental Health Care Or Mass Shootings Will Continue

Family members say the gunman in last week’s Sandy Hook school massacre battled mental health problems for most of his life. What can we do to stop these mass killings?

12/18/2012

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Maryland To Ban Sale Of Crib Bumpers

Maryland will ban the sale of baby crib bumper pads next year, saying the items have no benefit but potentially serious risks to infant health.

11/16/2012

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Expensive Health Care Isn’t Always Best

A recent report by independent investigators reveals that many less costly health care groups rate high for quality of care.

09/04/2012

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Opinion: Akin’s Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP Platform

The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.

08/21/2012

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Medicare & The Election: FAQ

In an effort to clear up confusion, here are some answers to common questions about the future of Medicare.

08/20/2012

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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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