Meredith Cohn

Writer

Meredith Cohn came to The Sun in 2000 to cover commercial real estate after nearly a decade covering politics and business. Most of her recent time, however, has been dedicated to health and medicine, following all the advances in research at local institutions and the launching of the state’s online health insurance exchange. A runner since junior high and a particular eater for almost as long, she tries to keep up on health and fitness trends.

Recent Articles

  • Maryland among states with high number of flu cases

    Maryland among states with high number of flu cases

    Nobody likes the flu but the party spoiler of respiratory diseases shows up every year anyway. This year, the flu virus is turning out to be a particularly aggressive unwelcome guest and Maryland is a hot spot. State and federal health officials say influenza seems to be sickening more people. ...

  • New machine may reduce surgery for some breast cancer patients

    New machine may reduce surgery for some breast cancer patients

    Doctors at the University of Maryland have developed a new form of radiation treatment that may reduce or eliminate the need for surgery to remove tumors in patients with early-stage breast cancer. The treatment, delivered by a machine called the GammaPod unveiled Monday at the University of Maryland...

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