HEALTH CARE REFORM

Health exchange seeks to re-enroll all who bought insurance plans

Health exchange seeks to re-enroll all who bought insurance plans 

Maryland health exchange officials plan to contact every person who bought one of their insurance plans last year to get them to re-enroll in November.

Enrollment on Maryland health exchange continues

The Maryland health exchange reported Friday that more than 411,000 people had signed up for health insurance as of July 26, up more than 38,000 from a month...

Five questions for Sharon Hrynkow, president of the Global Virus Network

Five questions for Sharon Hrynkow, president of the Global Virus Network 

Faced with the threats of viruses like H1N1 influenza and SARS in recent years, scientists including the University of Maryland's Dr. Robert Gallo sought a way to prepare for future outbreaks — founding the Baltimore-based Global Virus Network in 2011.

At last! Cassini spies methane clouds on Saturn's moon Titan

At last! Cassini spies methane clouds on Saturn's moon Titan

Flying past Saturn’s moon Titan, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has caught a few glimpses of methane clouds speeding over the enormous moon’s hydrocarbon seas in its northern polar region.

Injecting bacteria shrinks tumors in dogs and one patient: study

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Common soil bacteria injected into solid cancers in pet dogs and one human patient shrank many of the tumors, scientists reported on Wednesday.

Gilchrist, Joseph Richey partner to enhance hospice care

Gilchrist, Joseph Richey partner to enhance hospice care

Gilchrist Hospice Care, the largest provider of hospice services in the state, said Wednesday it has partnered with Joseph Richey Hospice, which operates the only free-standing residential facility in Baltimore City.

HEALTH REPORT NEWSLETTER

Your weekly dose of health news, tips and events for Maryland
See a sample | Sign up