Free Screening During Hepatitis Awareness MonthDuring the month of May, also known as Hepatitis Awareness Month, The Maryland Department of Health has coordinated free Hepatitis C (HCV) testing.
Stricter Screening Guidelines For Passengers Flying Into USThere will be more screenings for every single commercial airline passenger flying into the U.S. because the Department of Homeland Security said it's dealing with an "agile enemy" who's brought down airliners before.
Dulles Stepping Up Screenings To Keep Ebola Out Of The U.S.Five of the nation's airports are stepping up screenings for people flying in from West Africa. One of them, Dulles International, is right here in our region.
New Ebola Screening Procedures At Dulles Airport Take EffectNew Ebola screening procedures go into effect at Washington's Dulles Airport and three other major airports.
Wellness Program Required For Md. State EmployeesState employees will now be required to participate in a wellness program as part of their health insurance or pay a $50 annual penalty.
Most Cancer Deaths Continue To DropCancer death rates decreased by 1.6 percent from 2000 to 2009.
Free Screenings Offered At 6th Annual Great Prostate Cancer ChallengeIt’s become one of the biggest events of its kind in the nation, and its all for a good cause. Hundreds of Baltimoreans will lace up their shoes for the sixth annual Great Prostate Cancer Challenge.
Doctors Debate Changes To Prostate Cancer ScreeningsThe same group that came out and said mammograms may not be necessary is now questioning a test used to diagnose prostate cancer. And at least one local doctor says, this is ridiculous.