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MedChi Teams up With DrFirst and CRISP to Tackle Opioid Crisis in Maryland

Collaboration gives Maryland physicians the first mobile app with PDMP query compliance built into the e-prescribing workflow.

Big Healthcare

"As a consumer of healthcare, I am a forced participant in one of the largest scams on the planet. That scam is the American healthcare system. Basically, the scam goes like this: I pay more and more for shrinking services, ...

Do You Get Enough Sleep?

When a busy life pulls you in different directions, sleep can drop to the bottom of your priority list. It should be near the top. Lack of sleep can make everything else on your “to-do” list suffer. It can also ...

A Health Savings Account Could Save Your Life

"If you want to ensure that your doctor has your back, run – don’t walk to a direct primary care practice (DPC). Tell your congresspersons to add the 1-page Primary Care Enhancement Act (HR 365 / S 1358) to upcoming ...

SheROCKS, The Ultimate Celebration Of Women In Arts and Business, Expands Nationally!

SheROCKS Returns to D.C. and Adds New York and Los Angeles Stops.

Dr. Leana Wen Leads Baltimore’s Health Department

Under the direction of Dr. Leana Wen, the Baltimore City Health Department is leading the country in health innovations, including “B’More for Healthy Babies,” a collective impact strategy resulting in a 38 percent reduction of infant mortality in just seven ...

National Children’s Dental Health Month: Importance of Oral Health

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month and every February, thousands of dental organizations and providers throughout the nation take time to inform and educate the public about the importance of children’s oral health. This February, the Maryland Department of ...

Susie's Cause Health Festival at Mondawmin Mall: Saturday, March 10

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, and for the fifth year in a row, the Susan Cohan Colon Cancer Foundation (“Susie’s Cause”) and Bon Secours Baltimore Health System will mark the occasion with with a free outreach health festival ...

MDDC: Record-Breaking Crowd Calls for Increase in Provider Rates/Direct Support Professional Wages

Maryland Development Disabilities Council Gather 800 Advocates to Learn About Priority Legislation & Meet with Elected Officials.

Heart Disease in Black Women

Cardiovascular disease kills nearly 50,000 African-American women annually, according to the American Heart Association. About half of African-American women ages 20 and older have heart disease. Women are often so busy taking care of everyone else around them that they ...

Take the Aging Mastery Program® to Age Successfully

Now that people are living many more years than their parents did, and often decades after retirement, they often find that they aren’t prepared for this gift of longevity— especially if they are also trying to balance taking care of ...

5th Grader Hailed as Hero for Saving Choking Classmate

A fifth grader in Virginia is being hailed as a hero after saving the life of a choking classmate.

Teen Dating Violence: How to Recognize And React

According to the CDC, “psychological and emotional dating violence occur when a partner harms or threatens the victim’s self-worth.” These abusive acts can be obvious, such as insults and threats, or more subtle, like teasing and jealousy. Unfortunately, many of ...

I Believe

Something as simple as believing in yourself can have a profound impact on the rest of your life. There is so much untapped opportunity out there and sometimes you may feel it’s out of your reach, but all you have ...

ShopRite Donates $117,500 to Support Maryland Food Banks

On Tuesday, February 6, 2018, the Maryland Food Bank (MFB) welcomed associates from ShopRite and Price Rite Marketplace stores who made a special check presentation at a volunteer night in the food bank’s warehouse.