Illness

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CDC Reports Incidents Of Tainted Ricotta Cheese

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.

09/12/2012

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Ronald McDonald House Celebrates Anniversary

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.

06/27/2012

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Mysterious Illness Kills 3 Family Members, Sickens Fourth

There’s a medical mystery in Calvert County. A respiratory illness killed almost an entire family.

03/07/2012

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43 Illnesses Now Tied To Pa. Farm’s Raw Milk; 4 In Md.

State health officials say the number of people stricken with illness after consuming raw milk from a south-central Pennsylvania dairy has risen to 43 in four states.

02/06/2012

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Latest Illnesses Point To Raw Milk’s Popularity; 4 Reported Sick In Maryland

An outbreak of bacterial infections on the East Coast illustrates the popularity of raw, unpasteurized milk despite strong warnings from public health officials about the potential danger.

02/03/2012

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Raw Milk Farm Suspends Production After Illnesses

Health officials say six people in Pennsylvania and Maryland who consumed raw milk from the same farm have been stricken with illnesses that suggest the product may contain harmful bacteria.

01/30/2012

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Listeria Outbreak Claims Maryland Woman’s Life

A deadly listeria outbreak claims the life of a Maryland woman.

09/22/2011

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Orioles CF Jones Sent To Hospital With Illness

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones left Tuesday night’s game against Minnesota with an illness and was later sent to a hospital for tests.

08/24/2011

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Several Hospitalized After Getting Ill At Ronald McDonald House

More than a dozen people have fallen ill at the Ronald McDonald House in downtown Baltimore.

07/21/2011

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Doc’s Arthritis Struggle Shows Illness’ Severity

Arthritis encompasses 100 different conditions and affects about 46 million people in the U.S.

06/14/2011

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Darwin’s Travels May Have Led To Illness, Death

The very travels that inspired Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution and shaped modern biology may have led to one of the illnesses that plagued the British naturalist for decades and ultimately led to his death, modern researchers say.

05/06/2011

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Doctors To Examine Darwin’s Mystery Illness

Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution revolutionized biology, but the health problems that plagued the British naturalist for decades are not as well known. Doctors will examine Darwin’s painful illness and death at a conference in Baltimore on Friday.

05/03/2011

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