Flu Season Is Here And Now Is The Time To Get A Flu ShotTypically, the "season" starts in October, but there has already been flu-related deaths reported. Physicians say it's not too early to get a flu shot and they are available at many pharmacies and doctor's offices around the country.
Investigation Underway Amid Surge Of Cyclospora Cases Across MarylandAn investigation is underway after a surge of cyclospora infections across the state.
Tick-Borne Diseases Rising, Here's How To Prevent InfectionThe CDC says that if a tick is found attached to you early enough, there is still time to avoid infection.
Dozens Fall Ill On Baltimore Cruise ShipSick at sea! The Grandeur of the Seas returned early to the Port of Baltimore after the first confirmed outbreak this year of norovirus on board a cruise ship.
Doctors Bracing To Battle Enterovirus; 10 Confirmed Cases In Md.It's the largest outbreak of enterovirus D68 ever recorded, and new cases are coming in every day. There have been ten confirmed here in Maryland in just the last three weeks.
Chicken At Food Safety Summit Sickened 216 AttendeesExperts who attended the Food Safety Summit in Baltimore in April should have skipped lunch.
QB Joe Flacco Returns To Practice For RavensBaltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has returned to practice one day after missing workouts with an illness.
Cruise Line Officials Address Recent Health And Safety IssuesFrom fires to power outages to rapidly spreading illnesses, it's been tough sailing for the cruise industry these last few years.
Possible Norovirus Reported On Board Baltimore-Based Cruise ShipCruise passengers on the Baltimore-based Grandeur of the Seas get more than they bargain for on their Bahamas vacation. More than 100 people get sick, and the cruise line believes the dreaded norovirus is to blame.
1 Dead, Babies Sick From Listeria Linked To CheeseOne person has died and three newborns have become ill in an outbreak of listeria linked to Hispanic-style cheese.
BARCS Suspends Intake Of Stray Dogs Due To Respiratory InfectionAn outbreak of respiratory infections forces a local animal rescue shelter to stop accepting unwanted or abused dogs.
Norovirus Sickens More Than 200 Students, Staff At Pot Spring ElementaryWe now know what caused more than 200 Baltimore County students to miss school last week.
Over 200 Students & Teachers Get Sick At Balt. Co. SchoolMass illness. More than 200 students and teachers at Pot Spring Elementary School in Baltimore County get sick.
Mysterious Illness At Pinewood Elementary Still Under InvestigationBaltimore County Schools are still trying to determine what caused more than a dozen students to get sick at Pinewood Elementary Thursday.
CDC Probes Mystery Of Rabies Transplant SurvivorsThe federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is trying to understand why three of the four people who got organs from a rabies-infected donor in 2011 didn't develop the disease, the agency's top rabies expert said Wednesday.