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Target For Terrorists: Report Shows U.S. Nuclear Reactors At Risk

More than 100 nuclear power plants are being called terror targets, including those here in Maryland. A new report ordered by the Pentagon finds American nuclear plants are dangerously unprotected from possible attacks.

08/15/2013

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Witness: Manning Leak Put Afghan Villages At Risk

A Pentagon official says the classified information that Army Pfc. Bradley Manning disclosed through WikiLeaks put entire Afghan villages at risk of harm from the Taliban.

08/09/2013

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Diabetes Alert Day: Md. Couple Testament That Risk Tests Can Save Lives

It’s Diabetes Alert Day. It’s a one day wake up call for the country, asking millions to take a diabetes risk test.

03/26/2013

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Vegetarian Diet May Cut Heart Disease Risk

The risk of hospitalization or death from heart disease is almost a third lower in vegetarians, study says.

02/20/2013

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Berries May Reduce Heart Attack Risk In Women

Heart attacks may have met their match in the form of a bowl of berries.

01/23/2013

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Sweetened Drinks Linked To Depression Risk

Drinking sugar-sweetened and diet drinks may be linked with a slightly higher depression risk.

01/09/2013

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Former NFLers At Risk For Brain, Mood Problems

Problems in thinking skills and depression may be more common in former NFL players.

01/09/2013

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Distress Tied To Higher Risk Of Stroke

Distress is a combined measure of stress, depression, negativity and dissatisfaction with life.

12/18/2012

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Unemployment May Increase Heart Attack Risk

A new study shows unemployment can take a big toll on a person’s health.

11/27/2012

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Hypothermia Risk In Sandy’s Aftermath

With power out and temperatures dropping, keeping warm is more than a comfort issue.

10/31/2012

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Potential Health Risk With New Light Bulbs

According to a new study, money-saving fluorescent light bulbs emit high levels of ultraviolet radiation.

10/15/2012

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Insomnia, Anxiety Drugs May Raise Dementia Risk

Seniors who take certain kinds of drugs to treat anxiety or insomnia may be more likely to develop dementia.

10/01/2012

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