FDA Recalls EpiPen and EpiPen Jr

FDA Recalls EpiPen and EpiPen Jr

The FDA has initiated a recall of 13 lots of Mylan’s EpiPen and EpiPen Jr (epinephrine injection) Auto-Injector products which are used for emergency treatment of severe allergic reactions. This recall is because some of the devices have not worked when...

Flu Risk High in Maryland

The flu rate continues to climb for the 3rd week in a row in Maryland reaching one of the highest rates in years.  On Friday March 3rd, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) FluWatch reported flu rate intensity at the highest level...
Early Spring Health Problems

Early Spring Health Problems

Spring in Annapolis is early this year! According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), spring is up to three weeks ahead of schedule in the Washington, DC region–and that can have significant impact on our health. What can we expect? Longer and worse...
Flu Rate Spikes in Maryland

Flu Rate Spikes in Maryland

Flu rates are spiking here in Maryland reaching one of the highest rates in years. Maryland rates flu intensity at the highest level and widespread. In the US, at least 20 children have died this year from the flu. Health officials encourage those still...