Baltimore Health Department Launches Campaign To Eliminate Lead Poisoning In ChildrenWhile the City Health Department has long been working to reduce the poisoning, it launched a new campaign Wednesday to try to get more children tested for lead.
Code Red Extreme Heat Alert Issued For Tuesday Until Sunday In BaltimoreCity residents who want cooling center information on Code Red Extreme Heat Alert days can call 311.
Insomnia Cookies In Downtown Baltimore Closed Due To Rat InfestationThere is no word on when or if the location on 1059 S. Charles Street will reopen.
6 Baltimore Eateries, CVS Were Closed In May For Health Code ViolationsSeveral area restaurants and establishments serving food were closed this month for violating Baltimore city health department codes.
Mother's Federal Hill Grille Reopens After Temporarily Closing For 'Unsanitary Conditions'Mother's Federal Hill Grille was shut down temporarily by Baltimore City's health department Monday for unsanitary conditions.
UPDATE: Mt. Vernon Dunkin' Donuts Reopened Following Closure For Rodent InfestationBaltimore City's Health Department shut down a Mt. Vernon Dunkin' Donuts Monday after citing a heavy rodent infestation. The location has since been reopened.
Report: Health Department Wasted $170K On Gifts, TravelAn investigative report says Baltimore City's health department wasted $170,000 on unused promotional goods, excessive manager travel, snacks and staff gifts.
Baltimore City Health Department Encourages Naloxone TrainingThe Baltimore City Health Department wants to enlist all residents, like Sheppard, in a life-saving effort to prevent opioid overdoses.
City Getting $2 Million For 'Sobering Center'
Police, Health Agency To Offer Treatment Instead Of JailBaltimore Police and a mental health organization are launching a pilot program to offer some drug offenders treatment instead of jail.
Baltimore to Spray for Mosquitoes Amid Zika ConcernsOfficials are asking residents in some parts of Baltimore to stay inside Sunday night while the city sprays to control mosquitoes.
Maryland Officials Expand Baltimore Mosquito Control Efforts Maryland agriculture officials say they are working with the Baltimore health department to expand mosquito control services in the city amid concern over the potential for mosquito-borne diseases, including West Nile and Zika viruses.
Health Clinic Targeted By Burglars Takes Setbacks in StrideDespite a rash of recent break-ins, a Baltimore health clinic has taken the setbacks in stride and workers are focused on moving forward.
Hospitals On Alert As Dangerous Heat Wave Scorches MarylandHospital and emergency crews are on alert as potentially deadly weather conditions torture much of Maryland on Monday.
FIRST WARNING WX: Health Dept. Declares Code Red for MondayThe Baltimore City Health Department has declared a CODE RED Heat Advisory for Monday with a heat index of up to 109 degrees possible.