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Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017

7 People Get Flu After Contact With Pigs at Charles Co. Fair

7 People Get Flu After Contact With Pigs at Charles Co. Fair

Seven fair-goers in Maryland have tested positive for a strain of the flu after coming in close contact with pigs at the Charles County Fair, health officials say.

Thursday, Aug 3, 2017

All Montgomery Co. Schools to Stock Opioid Overdose Antidote

All Montgomery Co. Schools to Stock Opioid Overdose Antidote

When the new school year starts in September in Montgomery County, Maryland, every elementary, middle and high school will be stocked with the drug that prevents people from dying of opioid overdoses.

Thursday, Jul 6, 2017

Md.'s 1st Medical Marijuana Dispensary Taking 'Pre-Orders'

Md.'s 1st Medical Marijuana Dispensary Taking 'Pre-Orders'

The license for the Wellness Institute of Maryland was approved Wednesday, although the first crop is not expected to be ready until after Labor Day. However, owner Michael Kline says the company will take...

Friday, Jul 7, 2017

Marijuana Shop to Open Near Downtown Silver Spring

Marijuana Shop to Open Near Downtown Silver Spring

A medical marijuana shop is set to open later this year near downtown Silver Spring.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017

Opioid-Reversal Drug Available Without Prescription in Md.

Opioid-Reversal Drug Available Without Prescription in Md.

As more Maryland residents die of opioid overdoses than ever before, the state has made lifesaving overdose-reversal drugs available without a prescription.

Friday, Jun 9, 2017

Md. Court Denies Delay of Medical Marijuana Licensing

Md. Court Denies Delay of Medical Marijuana Licensing

Maryland's highest court denied a motion Friday to continue a temporary restraining order that blocked the commission from issuing licenses for about a week, due to a lawsuit against the commission.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

How to Choose the Right Dietary Supplement

How to Choose the Right Dietary Supplement

Up to 170 million Americans take some form of supplement like a multivitamin or mineral supplement, but there are no standard regulations when it comes to them and there can be long lists of ingredients...

Friday, Apr 14, 2017

Local Musician Makes Plans to Grow Medical Marijuana in Md.

Local Musician Makes Plans to Grow Medical Marijuana in Md.

A man who has been playing in D.C.-area bands since 1969 is planning to play in Maryland’s medical marijuana industry.

Wednesday, Apr 12, 2017

Bill to Put GPS Trackers on Domestic Abusers Passes in Md.

Bill to Put GPS Trackers on Domestic Abusers Passes in Md.

Courts in Maryland may soon be able to order domestic violence suspects to use GPS systems that alert victims if their abusers are in the area.

Monday, Apr 10, 2017

Tracking Bracelet Helps Family of Man With Autism

Tracking Bracelet Helps Family of Man With Autism

Police in Montgomery County have put tracking bracelets on about 50 young people with autism. They also have been used by people with Alzheimer's disease.

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