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Tag: Health

Climate Change is Bad for Your Health

Climate Change is Bad for Your Health

| August 26, 2020, 07:30 PM

One in a series of presentations on Climate & Sustainability by Sara Via, Ph.D., Professor, University of Maryland. She will address the concept that increasing summer heat (and winter cold in some areas), more severe flooding from storms and more frequent tidal flooding are health hazards. Learn how to protect yourself and your family and how […]

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COVID RISING: Forecast for MD and AA County

COVID RISING: Forecast for MD and AA County

| July 18, 2020, 05:56 PM

The rate of new COVID cases has risen at a worrisome pace these last 2-3 weeks in Maryland and Anne Arundel County. Projections for the next 10 days can be found below. Maryland COVID Cases Increasing The graph to the right shows the number of new COVID cases per day in Maryland (averaged over 7 […]

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Questions answered on COVID-19 Antibody Testing

Questions answered on COVID-19 Antibody Testing

| May 13, 2020, 11:55 AM

COVID-19 Testing  In the midst of the COVID pandemic, many are wondering, “Have I been exposed to COVID? Or maybe I had a mild case?”  Antibody testing may be able to answer those question and is rapidly becoming available throughout Maryland.  Antibody Test vs Viral Test There are primarily 2 tests for COVID. One test, […]

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Maryland Should Worry about Coronavirus

Maryland Should Worry about Coronavirus

| February 27, 2020, 02:34 PM

Maryland Should Worry about Coronavirus It is appearing more and more important that people in Maryland (and throughout the US) should be worrying about Coronavirus. Coronavirus (now called COVID-19) has been spreading globally at an alarming rate. In 3 months, the number of cases went from 0 to 78,000 and has now spread to at […]

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Annapolis Death Cafe

Annapolis Death Cafe

| January 22, 2020, 11:30 PM

Death Cafes are community-based gatherings of people who come together to eat cake, drink tea, and talk about death. Our aim is to increase awareness of death to help people make the most of their (finite) lives. To date, we’ve held 8,761 Death Cafes around the world. These never involve agendas, advertising, or set conclusions. […]

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Turning Point Integrative Health’s Open House & Patient Appreciation Day!

Turning Point Integrative Health’s Open House & Patient Appreciation Day!

| October 26, 2019, 04:00 PM

This year’s Open House theme is NEW INSPIRATIONS. You’ll be able to check out many of our new products, services, and treatments…the biggest of which is our new Integrative Aesthetics Program. What is Integrative Aesthetics? A holistic approach to skincare – recognizing that the skin reflects what is going on inside the body. Our aesthetic […]

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HPV Vaccine Benefit “Exceeds Expectations”

HPV Vaccine Benefit “Exceeds Expectations”

| July 10, 2019, 11:55 AM

The risk of HPV and the 6 cancers it causes may go the way of Polio and Smallpox. “The impact of the HPV vaccination has exceeded expectations,” according to the Lauri Markowitz, of the CDC. “The trials showed that HPV vaccines are very effective, and data from the real world has confirmed that.”  HPV is […]

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33rd European Ophthalmology Congress

33rd European Ophthalmology Congress

| March 07, 2019, 05:00 AM

33rd European Ophthalmology Congress, Nov 14 – 15, 2019, Madrid, Spain. European Ophthalmology 2019 is a global platform to discuss and learn about Ophthalmological Associated Diseases and their Treatment. Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. An ophthalmologist is a specialist in medical and surgical […]

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Johns Hopkins Opens Direct Primary Care

Johns Hopkins Opens Direct Primary Care

| February 08, 2019, 12:50 PM

Johns Hopkins has opened a new practice based on Evolve Medical’s Direct Primary Care model. Direct Primary Care (DPC) is a rapidly growing movement, started by regular people who were fed up with not being able to talk to their doctor when they needed him or her, waiting for ever to be seen and feeling […]

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Flu Spikes in Maryland

Flu Spikes in Maryland

| January 15, 2019, 01:17 PM

Flu Rate Spikes in Maryland The Flu has spiked suddenly here in Maryland going from “Minimal” to “High” in early January 2019.  The CDC is reporting nearly 7 million people have already contracted the flu this season. The CDC is also estimating over 70,000 people have been hospitalized with over 30 states reporting “widespread” flu […]

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Last Minute Halloween Safety

Last Minute Halloween Safety

| October 31, 2018, 01:55 PM

Halloween Safety Do you worry about your kid’s safety on Halloween in Maryland? You actually should! But not for all the “scary” reasons we’ve heard: poison candy, razor blades, sex offenders. The REAL safety issue that we need to watch for are the injuries!      Halloween is the holiday with the 4th highest number of ER […]

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Weekend Wellness

Weekend Wellness

| September 29, 2018, 03:00 PM

Join us this Fall for our Weekend Wellness Workshop series. With four dates in Sept. – Dec. 2018, Argo Counseling & Wellness has partnered with Chesapeake Holistic to bring these fun and informational events to our local community. If you are interested in learning about how the mind and the body work together for total […]

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Kidney Health Screening at Hispanic Health Festival

Kidney Health Screening at Hispanic Health Festival

| September 29, 2018, 02:00 PM

The National Kidney Foundation Serving Maryland and Delaware (NKF-MD-DE) will provide this free screening to identify early markers for high blood pressure, diabetes and kidney disease. No appointments are needed for the screening and any adult can participate. Lasting about 20 minutes, the screening includes blood pressure and weight checks, as well as counseling with […]

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Hand-Foot-Mouth Outbreak Causing Neurologic Disease in Kids

Hand-Foot-Mouth Outbreak Causing Neurologic Disease in Kids

| September 14, 2018, 11:27 AM

The CDC has reported today about a viral outbreak involving 34 children who have developed neurologic complications as a result of enterovirus (EV), a common cause of Hand-Foot-Mouth disease. The outbreak has currently been identified in Colorado only but healthcare providers have been alerted to watch for further spread.  The children affected so far have […]

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Is It Safe To Swim in the Chesapeake Bay?

Is It Safe To Swim in the Chesapeake Bay?

| July 24, 2018, 04:35 PM

Is It Safe to Swim in the Chesapeake Bay? Wonder if it is safe to swim in the Chesapeake Bay in 2018?  What are the risks of getting a diseases — and what is it you might get — from swimming in the Bay around Annapolis? It’s mid-summer and water-related activity is increasing. Hotter August […]

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Free and Confidential HIV Testing

Free and Confidential HIV Testing

| June 29, 2018, 03:00 PM

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health encourages all county residents to obtain free testing for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. Free HIV testing and counseling services will be available from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Appointments are not necessary and results will be given within 20 minutes. For questions about the event, call […]

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Maryland/DC Walk from Obesity

Maryland/DC Walk from Obesity

| June 03, 2018, 12:00 PM

Obesity affects one in three American adults and can lead to serious health risks including diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea, and even some cancers. In Maryland, 29.9% of the adult population is affected by obesity. Join us and our presenting sponsor, the Maryland State Chapters of the ASMBS, on Sunday, June 3, 2018, as we […]

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Annapolis Health & Wellness Fair

Annapolis Health & Wellness Fair

| May 05, 2018, 02:00 PM

The 2018 Annapolis Health and Wellness Fair will be held on Saturday May 5, 2018 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Asbury United Methodist Church (87 West Street) in Annapolis, MD. The Fair is sponsored by the Mu Rho chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., in partnership with the Delta Pi Omega […]

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Anne Arundel Winter Storm Safety Alert

Anne Arundel Winter Storm Safety Alert

| March 21, 2018, 02:03 PM

Annapolis Winter Storm Safety Alert: Winter storms and cold temperatures can be deadly. Power outages, frozen docks and slippery roadways all contribute to injuries and deaths every year. Evolve Medical brings you a reminder of what you should (and shouldn’t) do to protect you and your family during Winter Storm Toby.   Start with these Steps […]

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Flu Deaths Spike in Children: 75% Didn’t Get Flu Shot

Flu Deaths Spike in Children: 75% Didn’t Get Flu Shot

| February 17, 2018, 02:08 PM

A sharp spike in flu deaths among children was reported Friday by the CDC.  Called the worst flu season in a decade, another 22 children died last week.  Across the US, 84 children have died of the flu since the season began.   But there may be some good news. This week, researchers reported  that […]

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2018 Flu Worsens — Weeks More Ahead

2018 Flu Worsens — Weeks More Ahead

| February 06, 2018, 11:45 AM

2018 FLU SEASON UPDATE: Hospitalizations for flu are at the highest level since the CDC began collecting this data — and climbing. Many flu experts predict the 2018 flu season has weeks more to go.  In Maryland, ERs and doctors are seeing an increased percentage of people sick with the flu for the third straight week. […]

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How Doctors and Nurses Prevent Flu

How Doctors and Nurses Prevent Flu

| February 02, 2018, 04:15 PM

Prevent Flu Ever wonder how doctors and nurses prevent flu? After all, they are surrounded by people with high fevers and the flu, coughing at them in small exam rooms. The answers may surprise you–and mainly because some of the most important preventative steps are so simple! 1. Wash Your Hands (or use hand sanitizer) […]

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