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Researchers Study Vaccine To Target Aggressive Form Of Breast CancerA team of researchers are studying a new anti-cancer vaccine that would help the body resist the return of an aggressive form of breast cancer.
'Race For The Cure' On Oct. 13 For Breast Cancer Awareness MonthSeveral thousand people will be coming together on Saturday for the 2018 Komen Maryland Race For the Cure to raise money for breast cancer at Columbia Gateway
Survivor Says Early Detection Key In Breast Cancer Treatment, Encourages People To Go To 'Mammothon'The death rate is down, and doctors are attributing that to early detection.
Breast Self-Exams Helpful in Detecting Potentially Harmful SymptomsBecause there is debate over its advantages, a breast self-exam is either optional or futile in the estimation of some medical experts.
Breast Cancer Risk: Do Extra Pounds Play a Weighty Role?There are plenty of reasons to manage your weight.
Breakthrough 3D Mammograms Detect Breast Cancer Earlier, More AccuratelyScreening for and diagnosing breast cancer is quicker and more precise than ever before thanks to new three-dimensional (3D) mammography being used at the Herman & Walter Samuelson Breast Care Center at Northwest.
Processed Meats Linked To Breast Cancer, Says StudyEating processed meats like bacon, sausages and ham could increase the risk of breast cancer, a study has said.
Register For The Mammothon: Get Your Mammogram On Nov. 1One in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime, but mammograms can find cancer early, when it is most treatable.
WJZ Is Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Women With Early Stage Breast Cancer Can Skip Chemo, Study SaysA groundbreaking study has concluded that most women diagnosed with early stage breast cancer can avoid going through chemotherapy.
Breast Cancer Breakthrough May Have Been Found In ConnecticutA big breakthrough in the battle against breast cancer may have been found in Connecticut.
Understanding Traumatic Brain InjuriesTBI is one of the most common causes of disability and death in adults.

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Here's A List Of Maryland Health Centers Offering Free MammogramsWith October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, health centers all across Maryland are offering free mammograms and other health screening services.
Researchers Study Vaccine To Target Aggressive Form Of Breast CancerA team of researchers are studying a new anti-cancer vaccine that would help the body resist the return of an aggressive form of breast cancer.
Obesity Surgery May Lower Heart Attack Danger In DiabeticsObesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests, reinforcing evidence that benefits extend beyond weight loss.
First Confirmed Cases Of Seasonal Flu In MarylandThe Maryland Department of Health announced Tuesday the first confirmed cases of seasonal flu.
5 Possible Cases Of Polio-Like Illness or AFM In Maryland Children, CDC InvestigatingThere are currently five possible cases of a polio-like illness in Maryland, health officials confirm.
5 MD Schools Rank Among Healthiest In US: ListA record 461 schools from 26 states and the District of Columbia were recognized as the country's healthiest schools, including MD schools.
Opioid Overdoses Increase In First 6 Months Of 2018Statistics show the number of opioid-related overdoses in Maryland increased 14.8 percent over the first six months of 2018 compared with the same period last year.
Nearly 800 Dietary Supplements Contained Unapproved Drug Ingredients, Study FindsNearly 800 dietary supplements sold over the counter from 2007 through 2016 contained unapproved drug ingredients, a new analysis of US Food and Drug Administration data found. More than one unapproved pharmaceutical ingredient was found in 20% of those supplements, the study published Friday in JAMA Network Open showed.
FDA Expands Investigation Of Illegal E-Cigarette Marketing To KidsThe US Food and Drug Administration pressed forward with its investigation of e-cigarette companies Friday, sending letters to 21 companies in an effort to uncover whether they are marketing products illegally and outside the agency's compliance policy.
Toxic Metal Found In Ross, Nordstrom Rack JewelryNew testing shows toxic metal in jewelry on shelves in national stores including Ross, Nordstrom Rack, and Papaya.
Dept. Of Health And Human Services Giving Out Free Flu Shots SaturdayThe Baltimore County Department of Health is giving out free flu shots this Saturday all across the county.
Trump Signs Bills To Help Patients Stop Overpaying For DrugsInsurers will no longer be able to bar pharmacists from telling consumers when paying cash would be cheaper than using insurance for their prescriptions, as a result of bills signed Wednesday by President Donald Trump.