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Van Hollen Seeks Answers From Army After Ft. Detrick Lab Shutdown

A U.S. senator from Maryland wants more answers about what led to the shutdown of a high-level military laboratory – and what needs to...

Adventist HealthCare Opening State of the Art Hospital in 2 Weeks

Patients at the gleaming new Adventist HealthCare hospital in northern Silver Spring will find themselves being cared for in rooms that were designed primarily...

Report: Maryland Makes Strides in Cancer Prevention Policies

More than 1.7 million Americans will be newly diagnosed with cancer in 2019, but a report from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network...

Homeless Advocate Picked to be New Anne Arundel Health Chief

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman (D) announced Thursday that he will nominate Dr. Nilesh Kalyanaraman as the county health officer at the Sept....

U.S. News: Johns Hopkins Ranks Among Nation’s Best Hospitals

Maryland is home to one of the nation's top hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report. Johns Hopkins Hospital made the publication's honor...

With Eye on Texas Case, Health Policy Experts Prepare for Possible Jolt

A Texas legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act could have a significant impact on Maryland consumers, the companies that provide health coverage here...

ISO Real Solutions to Baltimore’s Problems

With Baltimore and its perceived and real social ills atop the news this week, the Regional Economic Study Institute at Towson University has scheduled...
SNAP Maryland Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program benefits

Advocates Fear Loss of Food Benefits for Tens of Thousands

Michael J. Wilson retched when he first heard the news this week.“This is a bad thing. This is a bad thing for poor working...

Legislation Aimed at Helping States Rein in High Cost of Drugs

Maryland’s U.S. senators have introduced legislation to help the state’s fledging prescription drug affordability board gather the information it needs to rein in high-priced...

Rogers Appointed to UMMS Board

A veteran lawyer who has served both Democratic and Republican presidents has been chosen by House Speaker Adrienne A. Jones (D-Baltimore County) to serve on...