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What parents need to know about enterovirus

EV-D68 is still going strong.

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 03:15pm EDT

Tags: enterovirus 68,

Summer heat can be dangerous to breathe

The summer weather is uncomfortable for most people in the Washington area, but for those with asthma and other chronic respiratory conditions, the season can be downright dangerous.

Monday - 07/08/2013, 10:48am EDT

Tags: air pollution, summer, Paula Wolfson, air, health

Link found between emerald ash borer and deaths

The emerald ash borer is a prolific tree killer, but researchers suggest the beetle also may have a link to premature deaths in humans.

Wednesday - 05/15/2013, 12:26pm EDT

Tags: Geoffrey Donovan, andrew mollenbeck, emerald ash borer, bugs, U.S. Forest Service, heart disease,

MRSA found in Maryland respiratory deaths

The Centers for Disease Control says two of three family members who died from a respiratory illness earlier this year in Calvert County were infected with an antibiotic resistant bacterial strain.

Thursday - 04/26/2012, 07:41pm EDT

Tags: Dr. David Rogers, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Cluster of respiratory-related deaths under investigation in Md.

Three people in the Lusby area have died from a respiratory illness and the Calvert County Health Department is investigating the cluster of deaths.

Wednesday - 03/07/2012, 01:23pm EST

Tags: Calvert County Health Department, Office of Chief Medical Examiner, flu-like symptoms