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First Heat-Related Deaths Of 2014 Announced

The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has announced the first heat-related deaths of the 2014 season.


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Md.’s 1st Heat-Related Death Of 2013 Reported In Howard County

A strong warning from doctors and state health officials. The heat can be dangerous, and in some cases, deadly. It follows the first confirmed heat related death of the summer.


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OSHA Cites Md. Firm For Health-Related Death

OSHA has cited a Clarksburg, Md., company in the heat-related death of an employee, but an owner says his company did nothing wrong and will fight the citation.



Md. Health Dept. Confirms 8 Heat-Related Deaths

Four more heat-related deaths are reported in Maryland. That brings the total number to eight. Five of those are from Baltimore City. Doctors are now warning people to stay out of the sun or find a place to cool off.


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Md. Officials: 32 Heat-Related Deaths This Year

Maryland health authorities say 32 people have died due to extreme heat so far this year.



Md. Reports 11 Heat-Related Deaths Last Week

State health authorities say last week’s heat contributed to the deaths of 11 people, raising the total for the season to more than 20.