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WHO: Americas officially free from measles

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:24:46 GMT2016-09-28T01:24:46Z

The region of the Americas is the first in the world to have eliminated measles, the World Health Organization announced on Tuesday.


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Harford Co. uses PSA to combat heroin epidemic

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:26:52 GMT2016-09-27T22:26:52Z

Movie night is taking on a whole new meaning in one Maryland County. That's because moviegoers in Harford County are becoming part of the solution to the growing heroin epidemic.


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Medical pot applicant plans to sue

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 21:47:27 GMT2016-09-27T21:47:27Z

An applicant for a license to grow medical marijuana in Maryland plans to sue a state commission for allegedly failing to consider racial diversity when the panel named the top 15 finalists, a lawyer for the applicant said Tuesday.


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Woman's Doctor: Understanding menopause

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:37:26 GMT2016-09-26T21:37:26Z

Hot flashes, weight gain and night sweats are all menopausal symptoms.


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Michigan student punished for pic of school water

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:15:54 GMT2016-09-26T19:15:54Z

When Hazel Juco noticed the water in her high school restroom looked like urine, she snapped a photo and posted it on Facebook and Twitter.


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Could another person's feces help you lose weight?

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:38:21 GMT2016-09-26T18:38:21Z

The diversity of the bacteria living in your feces is linked to how much fat you have in your body, according to a new study. The insight could pave the way for fecal transplants of bacteria to help people manage their weight, reduce their risk of cer...


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EpiPen prices lead some to make their own

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:06:58 GMT2016-09-25T00:06:58Z

A man sits in a dimly lit room and fills a syringe with clear liquid. After a few minutes of combining medical equipment like a puzzle, the YouTube video cuts to footage of him injecting himself.


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What is a traumatic brain injury?

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:54:17 GMT2016-09-23T21:54:17Z

Cell phone video released Friday recorded Rakeyia Scott, the wife of Keith Lamont Scott, who was fatally shot by Charlotte police, screaming, "He has a TBI," or traumatic brain injury.


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Cardin's opioid meeting seeks to head off overdose deaths

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:29:17 GMT2016-09-23T21:29:17Z

Maryland's opioid epidemic brought U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin to Cecil County Friday morning to meet with doctors, law enforcement officials and substance-abuse specialists.


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Teacher donates kidney to student

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:17:04 GMT2016-09-23T19:17:04Z

Most people have a story or two about teachers who really gave of themselves. But Natasha Fuller's most likely trumps everyone's.


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