Maryland Department of Health

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Name: Maryland Department of Health
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Shale Gas Public Health Meeting Set

Local public health officials and the general public will learn about and make comments concerning the Final Report: Potential Public Health Impacts of Natural Gas Development and Production in the Marcellus Shale in Western Maryland at a public meeting ... [Published Deep Creek Blog - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Marcellus shale report to be shared

OAKLAND — The Final Report: Potential Public Health Impacts of Natural Gas Development and Production in the Marcellus Shale in Western Maryland will be shared at a public meeting Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. at the Garrett County Health Department.The Maryland ... [Published Cumberland Times-News - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Harford County Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile: Health Officials

The mosquitoes were in a pool, according to Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.Maryland’s first human case of West Nile virus for 2014 wasrecently reported near the District of Columbia, according to the Department of Health and MentalHygiene ... [Published Havre de Grace Patch - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

New vaccine requirements cause school exclusions

advertisementA total of 32 students were excluded from school Monday because they did not have the required vaccinations the state requires students to have.New requirements for student immunizations from the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene ... [Published SoMdNews.com - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Health secretary Sebelius talks to women in Roland Park about medical issues

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius came to a private house in Roland Park on Thursday to "get the word out" about women's health care issues and promote the Obama administration's controversial health care reform act."We find ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Free dental clinic at U-Md. has to turn away some

By Rachel Sadon,A two-day makeshift dental clinic held at the University of Maryland’s basketball arena reached capacity almost immediately Saturday morning, demonstrating the size of an unmet need for available care.The event, part of the Mid-Maryland ... [Published Washington Post - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Calvert County Schools implement new vaccination requirements

[Please enable iFrames in your browser to use this feature.]Story Category: Healthnet » Calvert County, MD - 9/6/2014The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) has implemented new vaccination requirements for the 2014-2015 school year. ... [Published Maryland Bay Net - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

Catholic Charities and UMCP join forces to provide free dental care today

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington, the Maryland State Dental Association, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Kaiser Permanente, Cigna and DentaQuest and The University of Maryland at College Park will transform the ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Carroll commissioners begin process for hiring new health officer

Before Carroll County can begin its search for a new health officer, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene must approve an advertisement for the position.The Carroll Board of County Commissioners is tasked with finding a new health officer, ... [Published Community Times - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

State government should examine gas-industry impact

Since the beginning of the modern gas-industry era in Pennsylvania about a decade ago, the state government’s policy regarding the industry’s impact on public health has been mostly to accept the industry’s assurances that there isn’t one.That position ... [Published Citizens Voice - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 2 reports

Second D.C.-area man stricken with flesh-eating bacteria -media

Aug 22 () - (Reuters) - A flesh-eating bacterial disease has infected another Washington, D.C.-area man, local media reported on Thursday, just days after a man was released from a hospital following a near-deadly bout with the germ. Joe Wood of Stafford, ... [Published QualityHealth.com - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Frederick business owner develops mosquito repellant

A Frederick business owner has developed products she thinks can help slow the spread of mosquito-transmitted viruses, including one that spread to the U.S. this year.Misti Morningstar, owner of Savage Soaps in downtown Frederick, created Mosquito Power ... [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 19 2014]

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"It's chaotic and out of control," said Chula Vista Police Chief David Bejarano, the association's first vice president. "Anyone can obtain a recommendation for medical marijuana. There is no oversight or protection to the patient."
"We do surveillance for respiratory illness, and we do surveillance for clusters and outbreaks of respiratory illness," says Dr. Wilson. "So that if we do see this, we can intervene early and get the message out and communicate with health care and the public."
"Isn't it nice when the health secretary comes to your neighborhood?" she said
...with an academic research partner, and adding a health promotion component that addresses the broader physical and social determinants of health. "I'm so excited to see so many individuals from our community receive the gift of free dental care. All of this could not take place without the support of so many, especially our local dentists and dental hygienists. This will be a remarkable experience for the givers and receivers. Catholic Charities is thrilled to be a part of the Mission of Mercy & Health Equity Festival,” Monsignor John Enzler of Catholic Charities said."

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Local pantries say need for food is strong [Published Cumberland Times-News - 4 hours ago]
Shale Gas Public Health Meeting Set [Published Deep Creek Blog - Sep 12 2014]
Marcellus shale report to be shared [Published Cumberland Times-News - Sep 11 2014]
New vaccine requirements cause school exclusions [Published SoMdNews.com - Sep 10 2014]
Md.'s marijuana laws leave unanswered questions [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 10 2014]
Harford County Mosquitoes Test Positive for Wes... [Published Havre de Grace Patch - Sep 09 2014]
Uncommon Virus May Be Causing Respiratory Illne... [Published WFMD - Sep 09 2014]
Health secretary Sebelius talks to women in Rol... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 08 2014]
Md. whooping cough cases tied to Jewish summer ... [Published Washington Post - Sep 07 2014]
Free dental clinic at U-Md. has to turn away some [Published Washington Post - Sep 06 2014]
Calvert County Schools implement new vaccinatio... [Published Maryland Bay Net - Sep 06 2014]
Catholic Charities and UMCP join forces to prov... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 05 2014]
UMD and Catholic Charities Join Forces to Deliv... [Published Securities Technology Monitor - Sep 05 2014]
Vaccination requirement deadline for Charles Co... [Published Maryland Bay Net - Sep 02 2014]
Cooties: Are we overreacting to head lice? [Published Community Times - Sep 02 2014]
Carroll commissioners begin process for hiring ... [Published Community Times - Aug 29 2014]
Music festival to benefit Lyme research, awareness [Published Baltimore Sun - Aug 29 2014]
Flesh-eat bacteria: The facts about the contami... [Published DCMilitary Tester - Aug 28 2014]
Ticked Off Music Fest to promote awareness [Published WBAL Channel - Aug 27 2014]
Md. exchange investigation deepens; subpoenas i... [Published WTOP - Aug 27 2014]
Agency strips shuttered health clinic group of ... [Published Baltimore Sun - Aug 26 2014]
State government should examine gas-industry im... [Published Citizens Voice - Aug 24 2014]
Second D.C.-area man stricken with flesh-eating... [Published QualityHealth.com - Aug 23 2014]
Second D.C.-area man stricken with flesh-eating... [Published Orlando Sentinel - Aug 22 2014]
Commissioners begin search for new health officer [Published Community Times - Aug 22 2014]
Survey shows county teens still speed, text, dr... [Published SoMdNews.com - Aug 20 2014]
Preparing for Costs of Unaccompanied Children I... [Published ICMA - Aug 20 2014]
Frederick business owner develops mosquito repe... [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 19 2014]
Access Carroll seeking grant funding for behavi... [Published Community Times - Aug 18 2014]
Schools Set To Open For The 2014-2015 Academic ... [Published Insurance News Net - Aug 15 2014]
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