From fires to power outages to rapidly spreading illnesses, it’s been tough sailing for the cruise industry these last few years.
Cruise passengers on the Baltimore-based Grandeur of the Seas get more than they bargain for on their Bahamas vacation. More than 100 people get sick, and the cruise line believes the dreaded norovirus is to blame.
One person has died and three newborns have become ill in an outbreak of listeria linked to Hispanic-style cheese.
An outbreak of respiratory infections forces a local animal rescue shelter to stop accepting unwanted or abused dogs.
We now know what caused more than 200 Baltimore County students to miss school last week.
Mass illness. More than 200 students and teachers at Pot Spring Elementary School in Baltimore County get sick.
Baltimore County Schools are still trying to determine what caused more than a dozen students to get sick at Pinewood Elementary Thursday.
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is trying to understand why three of the four people who got organs from a rabies-infected donor in 2011 didn’t develop the disease, the agency’s top rabies expert said Wednesday.
This year’s flu season is the earliest since 2003-04 and that season was considered severe.
Patients suffering from incurable forms of cancer maintain hope of survival if they are receiving chemotherapy or other treatments for their diseases, despite the deadliness of their illnesses, a new study found.
The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says ricotta cheese tainted with listeria bacteria is linked to 14 illnesses and at least one death.
Ask a parent, even the smallest illness in a child can throw a home into chaos. Now imagine what it’s like if that illness involves a hospital.