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Cholera vaccine developed by University of Maryland wins FDA approval

Federal regulators have approved a cholera vaccine developed by the University of Maryland that will provide U.S. travelers with the first defense against the virulent infection common in many poor countries.

The FDA approved Vaxchora this month, and its maker says it could be available as early as this fall.

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National cancer summits held in Randallstown and around the country

Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill brought their initiative to find a cure for cancer to communities across the country Wednesday, including at the March's Life Tribute Center in Randallstown.

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Maryland reports 383 overdose deaths in first three months of 2016

State health officials continue to link overdose deaths to opioids

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Doctors seek to open lab to test medical cannabis for quality

A group of local doctors plans to open a medical marijuana testing facility in Columbia to ensure product quality as the state prepares to launch its burgeoning therapeutic cannabis industry.

Testing is required by state law for cannabis growers, which presented an opportunity for the group of four doctors, led by Dr.

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American Cancer Society awards $3.84 million to local researchers

Johns Hopkins, University of Maryland share grant money to investigate cancer

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Lawmakers to ask FDA to lift restrictions on blood donations by gay, bisexual men

More than 130 members of Congress, including several from Maryland, joined with progressive and gay rights advocacy groups to call on federal regulators Tuesday to lift a requirement that gay and bisexual men remain celibate for a year before donating blood.They signed letters urging the Food and Drug Administration to change the rule, arguing that the ban is discriminatory and unnecessary because

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