CDC Warns Against Cruises, Regardless Of Vaccination StatusU.S. cruise lines have not announced any plans to halt trips, though vessels have been denied entry at some foreign ports.
CDC Recommends Pfizer, Moderna Vaccines Over J&J'sThe new recommendation: "mRNA vaccines are preferred over the Janssen Covid-19 vaccine for the prevention of Covid-19 for those 18 years of age and over."
Vials Labeled 'Smallpox' Found At Vaccine Research Facility In Pennsylvania, CDC SaysThe CDC recommends that people get smallpox boosters every 3-5 years to stay protected although at least one study indicated vaccinated people may have at least some immunity for life.
Howard County Announces Plans To Vaccinate Children 5-11Officials announced that child COVID-19 vaccine clinics are expected to begin on Nov. 5 at Howard Community College, upon the establishment of guidance from the CDC.
Only On CBSN Baltimore: Learning & Masking In The ClassroomTune in to CBSN Baltimore at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday for "Learning & Masking In The Classroom," a town hall hosted by WJZ.
Hogan Authorizes State Health Officials To Administer Moderna, J&J BoostersFollowing the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's final approval of Moderna and Johnson & Johnson booster shots, Gov. Larry Hogan on Friday authorized state health officials to administer additional doses from those makers to eligible Marylanders.
Health Officials Share Ways To Keep Children Safe This Holiday SeasonHalloween is right around the corner and before you know it the holidays will be here. Plenty of families are getting travel plans ready but the big question many have is how do u keep kids safe who are still unvaccinated?
If You Don't Know Where Your Onions Came From, Throw Them Away To Prevent Salmonella, CDC SaysThe CDC said 652 people have been infected with salmonella -- and there have been 129 hospitalizations. No deaths have been reported.
Maryland Congressman Says He Prescribes Ivermectin For COVIDA Maryland congressman who is a practicing anesthesiologist said on a radio show that he prescribed a medication typically used to treat parasites in livestock and humans as a treatment for COVID-19.
Share Your Thoughts, Concerns And Questions About Masks In SchoolsWhat questions, concerns or thoughts do you have about masks in schools? Share them with us.
CDC Study: Masking Inside Schools Keeps Children SafeA new study conducted by the CDC shows children in schools where there is no mask mandate have a higher chance of contracting COVID. If you wear a mask, the transmissibility of the virus is greatly reduced.
US Records Highest Increase In Nation's Homicide Rate In Modern History, CDC SaysThe previous largest increase in the US homicide rate was a 20% rise recorded from 2000 to 2001 because of the September 11 terror attacks, according to NCHS.
'Every One Of Those Deaths Is Unnecessary,' Expert Says Of Rising COVID-19 US Death Toll As Tens Of Millions Remain Unvaccinated
'A Phase Of Maintaining Immunity': Gov. Hogan Pushes COVID-19 Booster Shots, Prepares State To Vaccinate ChildrenGov. Larry Hogan implored eligible Marylanders to get COVID-19 booster shots and announced the state is already gearing up to vaccinate children in a press conference Thursday.
CDC Urges People Who Are Pregnant Or Thinking Of Becoming Pregnant To Get COVID-19 VaccineAccording to CDC data, more than 125,000 pregnant people have had confirmed cases of COVID-19 through Sept. 27, resulting in 22,000 hospitalizations and 161 deaths. Twenty-two of those deaths occurred in the month of August, the agency said.