News

Pages

The First Five Years
1:09 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

The First Five Years: Brain Development

Credit Maryland Family Network

November 13, 2013

From birth to age five, children experience a surge in brain growth and cognitive ability that sets the framework for all future development.

For more information, visit marylandfamilynetwork.org

Read more
The First Five Years
12:57 pm
Tue December 3, 2013

The First Five Years: The Effects of Childhood Trauma

Credit Maryland Family Network

 

 November 27, 2013

You often hear it said that “Children are resilient” – but perhaps not as resilient as we’d like to believe.  There is staggering evidence that trauma in childhood has lasting effects and directly contributes to health, social, and economic outcomes in adulthood.

Read more
Public Commentary
11:28 am
Tue December 3, 2013

Carmela Coyle on Hospital Assessments -December 3, 2013

Carmela Coyle

Carmela Coyle is the President & CEO of the Maryland Hospital Association (MHA), a position she has held since July 2008. MHA is the advocate for Maryland hospitals, health systems, and the communities and patients they serve. In her role, Carmela is sharpening the association’s focus on advocacy and public policy. Quality and patient safety is a priority, where she is helping hospitals make health care in Maryland the safest in the nation.   

Read more
The Morning Economic Report
9:13 am
Tue December 3, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 12/3/13

The Checkup
8:10 am
Tue December 3, 2013

Small Businesses And The Affordable Care Act

Credit Small businesses line Main Street in Annapolis. Credit: Mr. T In DC / Flickr / Creative Commons

The federal online health insurance exchange has delayed its start for small businesses until November 2014. But, Maryland’s on-line marketplace will start selling insurance to small businesses in April, as scheduled. How will rates for small businesses change? Today, on The Checkup, we talk about that with Frank Kelly, Jr., founder of a big insurance brokerage in Maryland.

Read more
Headlines
7:52 am
Tue December 3, 2013

Term Limits, MD’s Medical Marijuana Program, Pantelides’ Inauguration, and Weekend MARC Service

Annapolis Mayor Michael Pantelides (center) at his inauguration on Monday. Annapolis council members were also sworn in, including Joe Budge (left).
Credit Karen Hosler / WYPR

Delegate Michael Hough proposes imposing term limits on state lawmakers. A report on Maryland’s medical marijuana program. Mike Pantelides is inaugurated as Annapolis’s mayor. Weekend MARC service begins on Saturday. And much more.

Read more
The Morning Economic Report
2:03 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 12/2/13

The Morning Economic Report
2:00 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 11/29/13

The Morning Economic Report
1:57 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

The Morning Economic Report - 11/28/13

HIV Test
1:22 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Maryland Morning with Sheilah Kast

When do you need a runway to test for HIV?

Read more

Pages