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NIH

Doctor Exposed To Ebola Now Being Treated In Md.

An American doctor exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone is in isolation now at NIH.

09/29/2014

student

Researchers: Later School Start Time Could Make Kids Healthier

Pushing back the school start time for teens. Research suggests it could help with kids’ overall health.

08/27/2014

concussions

Ravens Teach Younger Players About Dangers Of Concussions

Playing hard on the field could cause some young players to end up with concussions. This weekend, the Ravens are making sure some young players understand the dangers.

06/14/2014

NICU

Some NICU Parents Work To Give Back With Race This Sunday

The day a baby is delivered is one the parents will remember forever–but for some, the day turns even more stressful because their newborn has to be rushed to Neo-Natal Intensive Care.

06/11/2014

soda

New Group Combats Childhood Obesity By Taking On Drinks

Childhood obesity is a huge problem in Maryland. Now health advocates are teaming up with state lawmakers to push for change. The new coalition was announced in Annapolis Wednesday.

02/26/2014

flu

Flu Hits Md. Teens, Young Adults Especially Hard This Year

Maryland is still in the grip of this year’s flu season. And across the nation, doctors say it’s hitting teens and young adults especially hard.

02/23/2014

live longer

New Study Shows 4 Things Will Help You Live Longer

Groundbreaking research about lifestyle changes and living longer. A new study led by Johns Hopkins researchers finds four things can make a huge difference.

06/10/2013

concussions

Study: Teen Athletes May Not Take Concussions Seriously

An alarming study about teenage athletes. It turns out young players are not taking head injuries very seriously.

05/12/2013

flu shot

2013 Flu Now Considered An Epidemic

It’s hitting harder than anyone expected. This year’s flu is now considered an epidemic and Maryland is among the states impacted.

01/12/2013

Duquettes

Baltimore Broadcaster Gives His Daughter The Ultimate Gift

Many people know former Orioles executive Jim Duquette, who now broadcasts on WJZ-FM The Fan. But few know the pain his family has lived with for years. Like so many others in this country, Duquette’s little girl needed a kidney transplant to live.

11/05/2012

flu shot

Drive-Thru Flu Shots Are Becoming Increasingly Popular

On the spot flu shots. It’s a fast, convenient way to help fight the flu this season.

11/04/2012

Stephen Bogart

Son Of Hollywood Royalty Comes To Charm City

The son of two Hollywood legends is headed to Charm City this week to lend his support to a cancer-fighting organization.

10/22/2012

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