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8-Year-Old Cancer Patient Among Those Affected By Government Shutdown

Every week, hundreds of patients, including children, are admitted to new clinical trials at the National Institutes of Health. Now many are losing hope as the government shutdown continues.

10/03/2013

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Baltimore Project To Fix Up Seniors’ Homes To help Them Age In Place

The environment in which you live can be as disabling as a disease, and too often, older Americans wind up in a nursing home not because they’re super-sick but because they can’t get through their days safely at home.

07/08/2013

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Hopkins Pediatrician Says Toddler’s HIV Cure Should Be Replicable

A medical breakthrough could save millions of lives. A child born HIV positive is now cured, and Hopkins doctors are behind the research.

03/04/2013

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Mikulski To Talk About Impact Of Sequester At NIH

Maryland Sen. Barbara Mikulski is scheduled to talk about the impact automatic spending cuts would have on the National Institutes of Health.

02/20/2013

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Walter Reed, NIH Expansions In Md. Worry Officials

Montgomery County officials are concerned about how planned expansions at the National Institutes of Health and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center will affect traffic on Bethesda’s congested roads.

10/18/2012

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Residents Rally Against Violence In Northeast Baltimore After Researcher’s Murder

The search for a killer. A Baltimore community rallies in the wake of a respected researcher’s murder while police try to find out who gunned him down.

09/20/2012

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Police Have No Suspects After NIH Researcher’s Murder In Northeast Baltimore

The brazen murder of a researcher and scientist has shaken his Northeast Baltimore community. Now, the killer remains on the loose.

09/19/2012

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NIH Researcher Killed Near Baltimore Home

The brutal murder of a prominent researcher at the National Institutes of Health stunned his Northeast Baltimore community. Police are searching for his killer.

09/18/2012

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Nonprofit To Build Playground At NIH

A nonprofit that builds playgrounds for children in need is bringing its volunteers to the National Institutes of Health.

07/23/2012

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Smithsonian To Create Its 1st Human Genome Exhibit

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History is developing its first major exhibit on the human genome with a $3 million pledge from the philanthropic foundation of Life Technologies Corp.

05/21/2012

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NIH Worker Pleads Guilty To Stealing From Government

A woman who worked at the National Institutes of Health has pleaded guilty to theft of government property and money for using government credit cards for personal use.

05/11/2012

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Johns Hopkins Study Finds Baltimore An HIV Hotspot

The city of Baltimore is named an HIV hotspot. It’s all part of a shocking new study from researchers at Johns Hopkins University.

03/09/2012

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