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 go into effect at Washington’s Dulles Airport and three other major airports.
State employees will now be required to participate in a wellness program as part of their health insurance or pay a $50 annual penalty.
Cancer death rates decreased by 1.6 percent from 2000 to 2009.
It’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.
The 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.