More than 6,000 employees of the Washington Navy Yard have been offered counseling in the 10 days since a gunman killed 12 people.
A woman charged with defacing the Washington National Cathedral with green paint and suspected of similar vandalism at the Lincoln Memorial and other sites has been admitted to a hospital psychiatric ward.
The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is proposing a six-month expiration of parental consent for minor indoor tanning.
It’s Autism Awareness Month, and researchers at Baltimore’s Kennedy Krieger Institute have developed a new initiative to help identify autism in infant siblings of children with the disorder.
Opponents of gun control legislation are planning a demonstration next to the Maryland State House.
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WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Mental illness may provide many with a creative look on life. Confirming a long-standing cliché about moody artists and others working in creative profession, a new study looks at those most […]
Eating plenty of fruits and vegetables seems to boost life satisfaction, mental well-being, and happiness.
A judge has ordered GPS monitoring for a Maryland man accused of calling himself a “joker” while phoning in a threat to his workplace.
Members of a Maryland task force on Tuesday began discussing laws and policies relating to firearms access for the mentally ill, as it considers changes to an area of the law that weighs Second Amendment rights with public safety.
A Maryland task force studying the ability of the mentally ill to obtain firearms is to meet for the first time.
A Maryland psychiatrist who killed her son and then herself left behind a suicide note that talked about mounting debt and conflicts with her child’s school district.