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Baltimore Volunteers Line Up In The Race To Find An Ebola Vaccine

The race to find an Ebola vaccine is now lining up volunteers here in Baltimore.

10/20/2014

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Maryland Is Taking Precautions To Prevent Spread Of Ebola

Gov. Martin O’Malley joined with some of the state’s top health officials to talk about how Maryland is responding and preparing for any possible cases of the Ebola virus.

10/17/2014

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New Ebola Screening Procedures At Dulles Airport Take Effect

New Ebola screening procedures go into effect at Washington’s Dulles Airport and three other major airports.

10/16/2014

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University Of Maryland Plays Role In Ebola Vaccine Test In Africa

More than 4,000 people have now died in the worst Ebola outbreak in history, and officials with the United Nations say the number of cases is doubling every three to four weeks in West Africa. Now the first human trials of an Ebola vaccine are underway.

10/10/2014

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Local First Responders Prepare As Ebola Fears Spread Across U.S.

Ebola fears in the United States have put first responders on alert.

10/09/2014

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Doctor Exposed To Ebola Released From NIH Isolation In Md.

An American doctor exposed to the Ebola virus after a needle stick in Sierra Leone has been released from isolation and sent home.

10/08/2014

The first case of the Ebola virus has been diagnosed in the United States. (Photo by Center for Disease Control via Getty Images)

Concerns Over Ebola Virus Have Md. Hospitals Taking Precautions

Growing concerns throughout the U.S. over the deadly Ebola virus. This, as we’re learning just how many people have been exposed to the virus from the first person diagnosed on U.S. soil.

10/02/2014

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U.S. Doctor Exposed To Ebola Virus Admitted To NIH

An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation’s capital.

09/28/2014

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Could Potentially Deadly Enterovirus Spread To Maryland?

Kids in Virginia are coming down with what doctors suspect is the potentially deadly enterovirus strain that has hospitalized children in the midwest—so the obvious question is, will it move into Maryland?

09/09/2014

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1st Case Of West Nile Virus Confirmed In Maryland This Year

The Maryland Department of Health confirms the first case of West Nile virus in Maryland this year.

08/28/2014

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UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.

08/20/2014

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Fort Detrick Lab To Study Ebola Treatment

Researchers at the Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) at Fort Detrick are planning a study on an experimental drug that was given to two American aid workers to treat the Ebola virus.

08/14/2014

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