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1K Baltimore County Teachers Get Johnson & Johnson Vaccine As School Districts Continue ReopeningOn Sunday, 1,000 Baltimore County Public School teachers got some of the first doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 
'An Incredible Therapy' | Hagerstown Doctor Says Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Provides Fast Recoveries For Some COVID PatientsThere's a glimmer of hope for those fighting COVID-19 in western Maryland. An infusion of COVID-19 monoclonal antibodies is being offered to patients at Meritus Health in Hagerstown.
Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, 70% Of Women Feel They Need To Lower Career Expectations, LinkedIn Survey FindsMore than 67 million women are currently employed in the U.S. For many of them, the COVID-19 pandemic has turned life upside down.
Maryland Officials Warn Residents About Rise In COVID-19 Related ScamsOfficials in Maryland are warning residents about a rise in scams amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 
Maryland Reaches 50K COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Delivered In One Day, Gov. Hogan SaysMaryland Gov. Larry Hogan says the state has administered 50,000 vaccines in a single day for the first time.
COVID-19 In Maryland: 932 New Cases Reported, 11 More DeathsThe Maryland Department of Health reported Saturday 932 new cases of COVID-19 and 11 more deaths as a result of the virus.
Gov. Hogan Honors Those Who Lost Their Lives To COVID-19; Marks March 5 As Day Of RemembranceThree people from Montgomery County were the first to test positive for the coronavirus in Maryland on March 5, 2020.
Adult Entertainment Resumes In Baltimore Friday Afternoon After City Agrees To Lift COVID RestrictionAfter Baltimore city reached an agreement with strip clubs Wednesday, adult entertainment venues were allowed to reopen in the city on Friday afternoon.
Baltimore Now Publicizing Whether People Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Locally Are City Residents Or From Other AreasBaltimore will begin publicize data that shows whether people who get COVID-19 vaccines at sites in the city live in Baltimore, city leaders said Friday.
Study: High Schoolers Who Misuse Prescription Opioids Are At Higher Risk For Suicidal BehaviorsAbout one of every three high school students who said they were misusing prescription opioids when they were surveyed reported they had attempted suicide, according to a study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics.
Covid-19 Death Rates 10 Times Higher In Countries Where Most Adults Are Overweight, Report FindsThe risk of death from Covid-19 is about 10 times higher in countries where most of the population is overweight, according to a report released Wednesday by the World Obesity Federation.
COVID-19 In Maryland: 913 New Cases Reported; ICU Cases UpOn the one-year anniversary of the first COVID-19 cases being reported in Maryland, the state's health department reported 913 new cases and eight new deaths from the virus.