Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not VaccinateWith the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.
Free Flu Shots Offered At Baltimore County Health CentersThe Baltimore County Department of Health is offering free flu vaccinations at eight of its health centers.
CDC Recommending Vaccination To Combat Seasonal FluThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending people get immunized as soon as vaccines are available for the upcoming flu season.
Anne Arundel County Paying Its Own Way After Rabies ResurgenceFor years, Anne Arundel County had a problem with rabid animals in populated areas. A few years ago, before it was cut off, federal funds practically eliminated the threat.
Spike In Measles Cases Nationwide Hits 20-Year HighMeasles outbreak. A health warning nationwide, as cases hit a 20-year high. Federal health officials trace the spike back to people who don't get vaccinated and then travel overseas.
Baltimore Pharmacies Rush To Give Out Flu ShotsThe flu is running rampant. It's already sent thousands of people to the hospital. Across the country, 20 children have died.
Possible Whooping Cough Case In Baltimore Co. Part Of Nationwide IncreaseDespite vaccines that prevent it, the number of whooping cough cases is up significantly across the nation.
Are Kindergarten Kids Getting Their Vaccines?Federal immunization goals remain unmet, the CDC says.
Anne Arundel County Vaccinates Against Rabies By HelicopterAnne Arundel County health officials are taking to the air to vaccinate raccoons for rabies.
Amtrak Passenger With Measles Traveled Through Parts Of Md.Health alert on the train. A person carrying a very contagious illness came through the Baltimore area.
Md. Health Officials Investigating Measles Exposure In Catonsville, Easton & BaltimoreThere's a confirmed case of the measles in Maryland and the health department is warning others could have been exposed.