Archive for 'Health'

Under new legislation, proof of child-care abilities shifts for blind parents

Under new legislation, proof of child-care abilities shifts for blind parents

Under a recent bill, in cases assessing a parent's ability to care for their child, judges and claimants will need to follow new procedures before introducing a person's disability in court.

Healing Through Body Art

Healing Through Body Art

When you think of body art, you might think of carnivals, tattoos or kid’s parties but one area artist uses the art form to make a difference in the lives of others.

VIVITROL: A Drug Saving Lives

VIVITROL: A Drug Saving Lives

A western Maryland detention center is the first in the country to use a new drug...to combat drug addiction.

Maryland’s onetime mental hospitals cost the state millions of dollars annually

Maryland’s onetime mental hospitals cost the state millions of dollars annually

Maryland has spent around $27 million in the past decade on buildings that are mostly vacant.

National Stress Awareness Month

National Stress Awareness Month

April is national stress awareness month and while you may not be able to avoid stress, there are ways to combat it as some lucky seniors are finding out.

Mr. Trash Wheel is cleaning the Baltimore Inner Harbor

Mr. Trash Wheel is cleaning the Baltimore Inner Harbor

A one of a kind trash wheel floating in the Baltimore Inner Harbor is cleaning up trash by using clean energy.

First Lady Plants Final White House Garden

First Lady Plants Final White House Garden

The first lady hosted dozens of students from across the nation to plant the White House garden for the last time as FLOTUS.

‘Yes means yes’ sexual assault bill dies; campus officials and activists debate next step

‘Yes means yes’ sexual assault bill dies; campus officials and activists debate next step

The bill required all Maryland colleges and universities to adopt an affirmative consent standard.

Johns Hopkins Performs First HIV Liver Transplant

Johns Hopkins Performs First HIV Liver Transplant

Doctors at Johns Hopkins performed the first ever liver transplant between an HIV donor and recipient.

VP Biden Announces New Cancer Initiative at Hopkins

VP Biden Announces New Cancer Initiative at Hopkins

Vice President Joe Biden paid a visit to Johns Hopkins in order to promote the new Bloomberg-Kimmel's institute to find a cure for cancer through immunotherapy.