Health in Baltimore, MD

Islamabad: Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Interior Senator Rehman Malik Saturday took a very serious notice of the news about the incident wherein a young man died after his head got stuck in an automatic door at the entrance to a five star hotel near Karachi's PIDC area on Thursday. The head of 28-year-old Sirajuddin got stuck in an automatic door

ISLAMABAD: Former Interior Minister and PPP leader Senator A Rehman Malik has said that the ongoing talks between Taliban and Afghan government are getting complicated as Taliban are not agreeing to...

Islamabad: Former Interior Minister Senator Rehman Malik Thursday said that the ongoing talks between Taliban and Afghan government were getting complicated as Taliban were not agreeing to sit with Afghan Government. He said that it was strange that Taliban can sit with Americans and Chinese but why cannot they sit with their own fellow Muslim countrymen. “It shows that Taliban

Three UMSOD students spent two weeks at XJTU COS last October observing and exchanging ideas. The experience offered them a firsthand view of the school’s clinics.

Chase Brexton Health Care’s Board of Directors recently named four new members, who will help oversee its five centers across central Maryland and their care of more than 40,000 patients. Joining the Board of Directors are:

The Christian Science Monitor (1/14, Weissmann) reports, “The global suicide rate hit its lowest point in two decades,” falling “by 38 percent since its peak in 1994, according to data from the Ins…

The NBC News (1/14, Charles) website reports, “Low levels of marijuana use – as few as one or two times – may change the” brains of adolescents, research suggests. The Burlington (VT) Free Press (1…

Reuters (1/14, Carroll) reports researchers found that the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s addiction helpline is not well known and gets relatively little publicity comp…

MARC Train will operate on an "R" schedule on Monday, January 14 due to the continued severe winter weather. Only trains with an "R" under the train number in the Camden and Penn Line timetables and Brunswick Line trains listed in the special grid on the right side of the timetable will operate. In addition, some trains will make additional stops when operating on the "R" schedule as noted in the timetable grid. Carefully review the timetables to ensure that the train you…

Schizophrenia Linked with Abnormal Immune Response to Epstein-Barr Virus
01/09/2019
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New research from Johns Hopkins Medicine and Sheppard Pratt Health System shows that people in the study with schizophrenia also have higher levels of antibodies against the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), a herpes virus that causes infectious mononucleosis, so-called mono
Researchers proposed two explanations for the association of heightened immune responses in patients with schizophrenia…

Founded in 1793, the Baltimore City Health Department is the oldest, continuously-operating health department in the country, with nearly 1,000 employees who aim to promote health and improve well-being of city residents through education, policy/advocacy, and direct service delivery. BCHD’s wide-ranging responsibilities include maternal and child health, youth wellness, school health, senior services, animal control, restaurant inspections, violence prevention, emergency preparedness, STI/HIV treatment, and acute and…

MARC Train will operate on an "R" schedule on Monday, February 19 in observation of Presidents Day. Only trains with an "R" under the train number in the Camden and Penn Line timetables and Brunswick Line trains listed in the special grid on the...