Vaping-Related Illnesses Triple In Maryland In Recent WeeksThe Maryland Health Department now says cases of vaping related illnesses have tripled in recent weeks.
Md. Department Of Health Launches Electronic Toolkit In Effort To Prevent Overdose DeathsIn conjunction with International Overdose Awareness Day, the Maryland Department of Health launched a tool in an effort to prevent overdose deaths -- the Naloxone Electronic Toolkit (NET).
5 People In Maryland Have Severe Lung Illnesses After Using E-Cigarettes, Health Department SaysFive people in Maryland have developed severe lung illnesses in the last two months after using e-cigarettes and "vaping"
Three More Heat Deaths Reported In Maryland In Past WeekThree more heat-related deaths were reported in Maryland in the past week, bringing the year's total to 20.
Maryland Department Of Agriculture Set To Begin Routine Mosquito Control ActivitiesAs mosquito season gets underway, the Maryland Department of Agriculture's mosquito control program will be active in communities throughout the state.
Fourth Measles Case Reported In MarylandA fourth measles case is now confirmed in Maryland.
First Cold-Related Death Reported In MarylandOfficials say a man died of hypothermia, making his death the first cold-related death of the season in Maryland.
Maryland Bill Addresses Questions About State Hiring PolicyConcerns about a possible hiring-policy change at the Maryland Department of Health involving Gov. Larry Hogan's appointments office prompted legislation that would add more oversight to enforce laws enacted by the state more than a decade ago.
Md. Pitches Tighter Rules For Minor Indoor TanningThe Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is proposing a six-month expiration of parental consent for minor indoor tanning.