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You don't have to travel to distant lands to get a stomach bug on vacation. It can happen anywhere, on a cruise or a national park trip.
But this is not the flu, which is caused by an airborne virus. Instead, the norovirus is usually spread by hand to hand contact, or by eating food handled by someone who is already infected.
A Maryland hospital still plans to move from Takoma Park to Silver Spring despite a recommendation from a state regulator that the project be rejected.
A Maryland woman says she was denied the right to visit her same-sex partner at Washington Adventist Hospital.