Amid a statewide surge in overdoses, Baltimore health officials announced a campaign Monday to tell heroin users that the drug they buy on the street could contain the much more potent painkiller fentanyl.
The Maryland Athletic Club and Wellness Center, known as the MAC, has sold its Harbor East location to Wellbridge, a Denver-based company that also owns the Bel Air Athletic Club and was looking to expand in the area.
When Phyllis Lansing's husband, suffering from diabetes and dementia, landed in the emergency room at St. Agnes Hospital some years back, she said he was overwhelmed.
Area hospitals share in more than $7.6 million in drug company payments
Acne is one of the most common problems that send people to the dermatologist, and it's not always young people coming through the door, according to Dr. Angela Peterman, Anne Arundel Medical Center dermatologist. Adult acne isn't uncommon, and there is help at the drugstore and from doctors.
Chambers to oversee both Union Memorial and Good Samaritan hospitals
With the state publishing draft regulations for medical marijuana and an infrastructure for growing and distributing it coming into view, Marylanders who suffer from chronic pain or debilitating disease could gain access to the drug by the middle of next year.
Last call for comments made on regulations governing medical marijuana