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When Will You Be Able to Bike From Baltimore to DC?

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 30, 2016 10:24am

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Bike trails connecting cities are an increasingly popular trend–and yet, you still can’t ride your bike from Baltimore to D.C. (without having to negotiate traffic-heavy roads, that is). Read More →

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Religious Leaders Hope to Get in on Medical Marijuana in Maryland

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016 9:03am

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A rabbi and a pastor have each applied for one of the 15 licenses to grow medical marijuana in Maryland. And no, this is not a set-up for a joke. Read More →

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Dodgeball Social League Starts Friday Night for Youth 12 – 17 at Rockin’ Jump Towson

1 Written by: | Monday, Jun 27, 2016 6:00pm

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Let’s face it-  there aren’t many options out there for teens to ‘hang out’ on a Friday night where they can get their jam AND their game on.  Towson Rockin’ Jump has answered the call of a group of students that wanted to organize a social league, and they did it in a big way.  Dodgeball + Exercise + DJ = Better than sitting in front of the PS4. Read More →

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Opioids Make Pain Worse for Sickle-Cell Patients, Hopkins Study Says

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 24, 2016 9:40am

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As the national opioid epidemic continues to claim thousands of lives every year, doctors are increasingly questioning the value and efficacy of using this category of drugs to treat chronic pain–and finding that, in some cases, they actually make pain worse. Read More →

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Get Out. Work Out. Harbor East’s FIT+ This Saturday!

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 23, 2016 11:30am

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– The 4th Annual FIT+ Fitness Festival is this Saturday! –
Get ready to get sweaty! FIT+ brings your workout to the streets of Harbor East
with free fitness classes this Saturday from 9AM-1PM. Read More →

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Sweat it Out on the Streets of Harbor East! Saturday, June 25

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 10:00am

FIT+ 2016 Web Flyer

Enjoy free fitness classes by lululemon atheltica, Maryland Athletic Club and Under Armour Brand House. FIT+ takes your exercise routine to the next level with a DJ, healthy food & drinks from Whole Foods Harbor East, a photo booth, giveaways, and so much more! Read More →

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Johns Hopkins Creates Teen Depression App

2 Written by: | Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 9:36am

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Approximately one in five teenagers suffers from depression, but providing treatment for this group is often tricky. That’s one reason why some psychologists are turning to technology to help connect teenagers with the mental health care they need. Read More →

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Save the Date: Harbor East’s 4th Annual FIT+ Outdoor Fitness Festival – June 25th, 2016

0 Written by: | Saturday, Jun 11, 2016 10:00am

FIT+ 2016 Web Flyer

On Saturday, June 25 it’s time to get out and work out at Harbor East’s 4th Annual FIT+ Outdoor Fitness Festival! Fit+ (Fit Plus) brings your workout to the streets of Harbor East with a morning of free fitness instruction from Maryland Athletic Club, lululemon athletica and Under Armour Brand House. Read More →

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Overdose Fatalities in Maryland Doubled Over the Past Five Years

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 10, 2016 9:49am

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Last year, 1,259 Marylanders lost their lives to drug overdosesRead More →

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One of the Most Anticipated Events of the Centennial Year: What’s Next? The Future of Public Health, June 9

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 03, 2016 11:00am

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The future is the focus on June 9, 2016, for one of the most anticipated events of the Centennial year at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Read More →

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