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  • Never mind SARS or MERS, start worrying about measles

    As Americans head off on summer vacations this year, federal health authorities are keeping a wary eye out for an unwanted traveler: one of the most contagious infectious diseases in the world.
  • Police departments packing trauma kits

     Police departments packing trauma kits
    After a police officer was shot and seriously injured in December, the Arlington Heights Police Department invested in trauma kits for each of its officers to carry. As perhaps another indication of the threat of gun violence, such kits have become...

    Maryland group home where boy died had staffing shortage, nurse says

    Maryland group home where boy died had staffing shortage, nurse says
    On the night that 10-year-old Damaud Martin died at a troubled group home in Anne Arundel County, there were not enough staffers to handle the care specified for its severely disabled residents, according to the nurse on duty at the time. Mary Zelio,...

    Orange County Corrections makes policy changes after hospital attack

    Orange County Corrections makes policy changes after hospital attack
    Days after an Orange County Corrections Department officer was attacked by an inmate at a hospital, the department said Friday it was making some policy changes. Spokeswoman Carrie Proudfit declined to get into details, but said officials have...

    State lawmakers call for committee probe of group home death

    State lawmakers call for committee probe of group home death
    Two Maryland lawmakers said Friday they will ask a state Senate committee to explore the death of a 10-year-old disabled foster child who was in the care of a group home. Another state senator who advocates for people with disabilities said the boy's...