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$56 Million Ambulatory Care Center Approved for University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown

0 Written by: | Thursday, Mar 23, 2017 8:43am

Artist’s rendering via UMMC/CR Goodman Associates

The University of Maryland Medical Center and School of Medicine are building a $56 million ambulatory care center on the medical center’s Midtown Campus.

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Health and Fitness, Lifeline

Health Commissioner Leana Wen is Troubled by Republicans’ Planned Obamacare Replacement

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Mar 07, 2017 2:08pm

Baltimore City Health Commissioner Leana Wen has some serious concerns with Republican lawmakers’ proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act.

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Featured, Health and Fitness, Lifeline, Money & Power

Michael Phelps Called to Testify Before Congress in Anti-Doping Hearing

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 4:16pm

Still via NBC

Lawmakers are very interested in what the now-retired Baltimore Bullet has to say about doping in international sports.

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Featured, Health and Fitness, Lifeline, Schools

Hopkins Study: Same-Sex Marriage Laws Associated with Drop in Teen Suicide Attempts

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017 9:37am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Could the legalization of same-sex marriage have helped to reduce suicide attempts by U.S. high schoolers? A new study by researchers from Johns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School suggests so.

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Health and Fitness, Lifeline, Sponsored Post

Home Care vs. Assisted Living: Which is the Right Choice?

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 11:30am

For many people, getting older presents unique challenges, and facing it often means decreased mobility and independence. Read More →

Featured, Health and Fitness, Lifeline

20,000 Now Trained to Use Naloxone to Reverse Overdoses, Says City Health Dept.

0 Written by: | Friday, Feb 03, 2017 4:32pm

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

City Health Commissioner Leana Wen is doing everything in her power to fend off a boom in opioid abuse around Baltimore. This week, her department announced it had achieved a new milestone with one of her chief strategies.

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Featured, Food & Drink, GreenLaurel, Health and Fitness

‘I’ll Have A Burger, Fries and a Large Fluorinated Chemical, Please’

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 02, 2017 1:45pm

Is “food-non-stickage” worth the health issues?

A bunch of smart scientists sampled 400 fast food wrappers and boxes and found that many of the big fast food chains have used unhealthy fluorinated chemicals in their packaging. The group published its findings in Environmental Science & Technology Letters. Their conclusion helps to explain how we all have “fluorinated chemicals” in our blood. Read More →

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UNC Study Reports Higher Levels of Brain Injury Deaths Among High School Football Players

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 12:00pm

Thomas Soldan is an attorney who focuses on criminal matters such as reckless driving and DUI/DWI as well as personal injury litigation such as brain injury and wrongful death as a result of the negligence of others. He is licensed to practice in Virginia.
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New Jersey Man Wins Case to Have Medical Marijuana Covered by Worker’s Comp

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017 10:00am

Richard Grungo, Jr. is a member of the New Jersey and Pennsylvania Bar and is a certified civil trial lawyer who concentrates on personal injury cases.

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Health and Fitness, Sponsored Post, Towson

Free Fitness Classes Jan. 7-8 at The Dailey Method Barre + Cycle Studio One-Year Anniversary Open House

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 03, 2017 10:00am

The Dailey Method Towson Barre + Cycle Studio will celebrate its one-year anniversary January 7-8, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon with an open house of free classes all weekend. Read More →

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