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Baltimore council members call for fewer police patrols around JHU

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Several Baltimore City Council members are asking for Baltimore City Police to scale back patrols around Johns Hopkins …


Johns Hopkins Ranks No. 3 Among Best Hospitals In The U.S.

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Johns Hopkins ranked third among the best hospitals in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.<p>Hopkins earned 355 points …

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Mayo, Cleveland Clinics Again Top Hospital Rankings

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Expert: Here's how Turkey can save the lira

Marc Chandler, Brown Brothers Harriman global head of currency strategy, and Steve Hanke, Johns Hopkins University applied economics professor and …

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The best hospitals 2018-19 honor roll

<b>Honor Roll photo tour</b><p>Just 20 hospitals out of nearly 5,000 evaluated for the 2018-19 U.S. News Best Hospitalsrankings and ratings made the Honor Roll.<p>Hospitals were awarded Honor Roll points if they ranked in one or more of the 16 specialties that U.S. News evaluates – more points for higher …

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2 Boston hospitals ranked among top 20 in country

BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital has been named the fourth best hospital in the country, according to a new ranking by U.S. …

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Dr. Peter Pronovost leaves UnitedHealthcare after being named chief medical officer - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

By Katharine Grayson <br>– Senior Reporter, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal<p>Aug 14, 2018, 2:29pm CDT<p>Dr. Peter Pronovost, a prominent …

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Johns Hopkins panel creates guidelines for opioid prescribing

A panel of Johns Hopkins doctors, patients, nurses and other providers has created guidelines for the amount of opioids doctors should prescribe for …


4 Important Moments From the 'Better Call Saul' Episode 'Breathe'

From Jimmy's job interview to Kim's outburst, there's a lot to dissect.


New Mexico insurer urges judge: Scrap risk adjustment rule

By DAN DIAMOND (; @ddiamond)<p><i>With help from Paul Demko, Ted Hesson and Sarah Owermohle</i><p><b>NEW MEXICO INSURER URGES JUDGE: SCRAP RISK ADJUSTMENT RULE —</b> New Mexico Health Connections, whose lawsuit prompted CMS to temporarily pause the ACA’s risk adjustment program last month, is now …

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Parker Solar Probe

We've been studying the Sun from afar for decades, and Parker Solar Probe will finally go where the action is. Our Sun is far more complex than meets …


Some City Council members want police to stop special patrols around Hopkins facilities in East Baltimore

Some Baltimore City Council members are asking the police department to stop deploying a small group of officers to patrol the areas around the Johns …


Hearing loss made a boy cry. Now he’s going to bat for cochlear implant awareness

Jacob Landis began losing his hearing when he was 2. By the time he was 8 he was becoming despondent.<p>Landis of Annapolis, Maryland, brought his story …

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Northwestern Memorial ranked best hospital in Illinois

It’s lucky No. 7 for Northwestern Memorial Hospital: For the seventh year in a row, the Chicago hospital has been named the best in the state by U.S. News & World Report.<p>Northwestern was also the only Illinois hospital to crack the top 20 in the country, settling into the No. 13 spot for the second …


University of Colorado Hospital falls off list of the best U.S. hospitals, according to new ranking

The University of Colorado Hospital is no longer among the top 20 hospitals in the nation, according to the latest ranking by U.S. News & World …


Lighter sedation won't drop risk of postop delirium

For healthier adults, however, deep sedation doubles risk for delirium after surgery<p>Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers say a study designed to see if …


Advances In Treating Hep C Lead To New Option For Transplant Patients

After her kidneys failed from the same illness that took the lives of her mother and brother, Anne Rupp went on dialysis in May 2016, spending three …


HELP FIND | Man, 70, missing from Hopkins Bayview

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Baltimore police are asking the public to help find a 70-year-old man missing from Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center who's been …

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Dr. Raymundo S. Magno, a longtime Dundalk family physician, dies

Dr. Raymundo S. Magno, a longtime Dundalk family physician who cared for generations of families and was also known for his charitable work in his …


Broad 'genetic architectures' of traits and diseases: Cognitive traits and psychiatric disorders stand apart, typically being influenced by tens of thousands of gene variants

Cognitive traits and psychiatric disorders stand apart, typically being influenced by tens of thousands of gene variants<p>Scientists have developed a …

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Mayo Clinic CEO in Jacksonville to head entire organization

The job Farrugia will take in the new year involves accountability for all of Mayo Clinic including its three main campuses in Minnesota, Arizona and …

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NASA sending spacecraft straight into sun's glittering crown

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is sending a spacecraft straight into the sun's glittering crown, an atmospheric region so hot and harsh any normal …

Parker Solar Probe

The revival of Jonestown now in full swing as Hendler Creamery site buzzes - Baltimore Business Journal

By Melody Simmons <br>– Reporter, Baltimore Business Journal<p>Aug 10, 2018, 8:40am EDT<p>Workers filled the former Hendler Creamery site in Jonestown on …


Six decades at The Sun: newspaper librarian recalls changes to business, building on Calvert Street

As I sit at my desk looking out my window for one of the last times (I have a direct view of the dome of Johns Hopkins hospital and Old Town and the …


Woman donates kidney to stranger: ‘God called me to do this’

A Virginia woman who donated her kidney to a stranger is being called a “guardian angel” by the family of the man whose life she likely saved.<p>“If it …

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NASA's Parker Solar Probe is about to lift off

At 3:33 a.m. EDT on Aug. 11, while most of the U.S. is asleep, NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida will be abuzz with excitement. At that moment, …

Parker Solar Probe

Baltimore City launches apprentice program aimed at growing local industrial workforce - Baltimore Business Journal

By Carley Milligan <br>– Digital Editor, Baltimore Business Journal<p>Aug 8, 2018, 12:46pm EDT<p>Mayor Catherine Pugh announced a new apprenticeship program …


Disabled man who died in Baltimore jail overdosed on morphine and fentanyl; advocates ask why he was there

The 31-year-old father who died at a Baltimore jail in June while being held on a traffic violation died of morphine and fentanyl intoxication, the …


NASA probe launching on solar voyage

Roughly the size of a small car, Parker will get nearly seven times closer to the sun than previous spacecraft.


CDC: A Surprising Number of Moms-to-Be Still Aren’t Getting This Vital Vaccine

Baby’s health and happiness is top priority for parents, and questions about how to keep your child safe abound during pregnancy. But many moms-to-be …

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