Let’s Talk About ConsentThroughout a young person’s development, we should be building the concept of consent into all of our interactions with them.
Through the Eyes of a Child: A Visit to BCAC
Running a Successful Volunteer Program: Tips for Youth-Serving Organizations
LifeBridge Health Dr. Samantha Feldman On Pediatric Eye HealthDr. Feldman talked about what parents should look out for since children have had a lot for screen time over the last year.
You Got The COVID Vaccine, What's Next? Maryland Doctor Says Life Won't Return To Normal Just YetEven after getting vaccinated against the coronavirus, don’t expect a full return to normalcy just yet, a local doctor said.
Signs Your Child May Have Vision ProblemsPediatricians can identify vision problems in children.
Why Child Vision Screenings Are Important During COVID-19Doctors are very concerned about the potential outcomes of later diagnoses of serious health conditions, including those that can affect eye health. Your child’s preschool vision screenings, especially, should not be skipped during COVID-19.
Glaucoma: Why Routine Exams And Early Treatment Are ImportantGlaucoma, the second leading cause of blindness in the world behind cataracts, is often referred to as “the silent thief of sight” because it can so easily go undetected.
Should Your Child Use Blue-Light-Blocking Glasses?Blue light-blocking glasses, with digital device usage on the rise during the COVID-19 pandemic (particularly among children and adolescents), continue to grow in popularity.
When Should Contact Lenses Be Considered For Your Child?Are contact lenses right for your child? When might be a good time for your child to wear them?
National Nutrition Month: Personalize Your Plate with Trusted Resources and Registered Dietitian/NutritionistsMarch is National Nutrition Month, a nutrition education and information campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign focuses on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.
Gut Health Through Proper NutritionHaving a healthy gut may impact us more than previously thought by having a positive effect on our immune system, brain, sleep patterns and cancer risk, and it may help prevent some autoimmune diseases.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Over 1.4K New Cases Reported, 11 New DeathsMaryland added 1,483 new COVID-19 cases with 11 new confirmed deaths reported, according to data from the State Department of Health.
COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 1.5K New Cases Reported, Positivity Rate DownMaryland added 1,584 new COVID-19 cases while the state positivity rate went down on Saturday, according to data from the State Department of Health.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held For Cahill Fitness Center OpeningBaltimore City leaders held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday for the brand new Cahill Fitness and Wellness Center.
Nearly $24M In COVID Relief Funding Heading To Maryland AirportsNearly $24 million in federal funding will be going to help airports in Maryland recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 In Maryland: More Than 1.8K New Cases Reported, Hospitalizations Up AgainMaryland added 1,840 new COVID-19 cases Friday and hospitalizations and the state positivity rate increased, according to data from the State Department of Health.
Test Created By Maryland Biotech Company Aims To Determine Severity Of Individual COVID CasesIES Life Sciences and the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore are teaming up to determine how severe a COVID-19 case could become and even what type of symptoms a patient could have.
COVID In Maryland: Walk-Up Appointments Available At M&T Bank Stadium COVID-19 Vaccine SiteWalk-up appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine started at M&T Bank Stadium on Friday morning.
More Than 1 In 4 US Adults Are Fully Vaccinated Against Covid-19As the US aims to ramp up inoculations to win the race against Covid-19 variants, more than 1 in 4 adults are now fully vaccinated.
CDC Releases New Guidance For Cruise Lines, Industry Hopes To Set Sail By Mid-JulyThe COVID-19 pandemic has brought the American cruise industry to a halt. Not a single ship has left a U.S. port with passengers in more than a year.
COVID In Maryland: More Than 1.2M Marylanders Fully Vaccinated; Cases Increase By Nearly 1.3KMaryland added 1,297 new COVID-19 cases Thursday and hospitalizations increased, according to data from the State Department of Health.
Hampden Post Office Employees Test Positive For COVID, USPS SaysThe U.S. Postal Service has learned that at least one employee at its Hampden Post Office location tested positive for covid-19 recently.
FEMA Accepting Applications To Reimburse Up To $9K In COVID-Related Funeral ExpensesFEMA is providing support to families who have had to pay for funerals during the COVID-19 pandemic.