U.S. To Offer Monkeypox Vaccines In States With High Case RatesThe Biden administration announced steps to beef up its response to monkeypox on Tuesday, detailing plans to offer more vaccines and more tests to people who are most at risk of getting it -- including men who have sex with men and their partners.
Vaccines For Children Under 5 Arriving In Maryland, Can Be Administered TuesdayThe recommendation expands eligibility to nearly 20 million additional children.
FDA Authorizes COVID-19 Vaccines For Children As Young As 6 MonthsShots can't be given until the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's vaccine advisers have voted on whether to recommend them -- a vote is scheduled for Saturday -- and CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky has signed off on that recommendation.
CDC's Travel Advisory On Monkeypox: 'Practice Enhanced Precautions'The United Kingdom, Spain and Portugal have so far reported the most cases, each with more than 100 as of June 6.
No Mask Order In Anne Arundel County, Despite High Level Of COVID-19 Spread, Pittman SaysAnne Arundel County leaders have no plans to reinstate an indoor mask mandate, even as the county sees a high level of spread of COVID-19, County Executive Steuart Pittman said Tuesday.
CDC Identifies 9 Monkeypox Cases In 7 StatesThe CDC has identified nine monkeypox cases in seven states as of Wednesday, Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky said Thursday.
What Is Monkeypox, Its Symptoms And Threat To You?An extremely rare disease called monkeypox, a much less severe cousin of smallpox, is spreading around the world. More than 250 cases have been reported in at least 16 countries.
US Has The Highest Rate Of Gun-related Deaths In More Than 25 Years, New CDC Data ShowsThe rate of gun-related deaths in the US appears to be getting worse.
Maryland Reports 1,000 New COVID-19 Cases For First Time Since FebruaryThe Maryland Department of Health reported more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday for the first time in two months.
DOJ Appeals Federal Ruling On Transportation Mask MandateThe appeal is a risky move that could limit the government's ability to make similar mandates in the future.
CDC Mask Mandate For Travelers Struck Down By Federal JudgeIt is unclear clear how quickly the ruling will be implemented at airports or train stations across the country or if the Justice Department will attempt to block the ruling and file an appeal.
More Similac Baby Formula Recalled As CDC Investigation ExpandsCronobacter bacteria can cause severe, life-threatening infections or inflammation of the membranes that protect the brain and spine
Anne Arundel County Public Schools Will Remove Mask Mandate From School BusesAnne Arundel County Public Schools will no longer require its students and their caretakers to wear face masks on school buses while in transit to school-related programs starting Monday.
Baltimore City & Surrounding Counties No Longer Need Masks Indoors, According To CDC GuidanceDespite exceeding 1 million confirmed cases Friday, Maryland's case rate has fallen significantly since last month's peak, and the state has the country's second-lowest case rate.
New CDC COVID-19 Metrics Drop Strong Mask Recommendations For Most Of The CountryAt all levels, the CDC recommends people get vaccinated and boosted, and get tested if you have symptoms.