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Howard County Police Department Announces Expansion Of Voluntary ‘Flagging’ Program

Howard County, Maryland – Police expand voluntary “flagging” program for calls to 911 Howard County police are expanding a program in which residents can voluntarily “flag” their address in the 911 system to make police aware of a family member … Continue reading

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After 37 Years In Operation, Baltimore Clayworks To Close For Good

Baltimore Clayworks spent the last six months trying to off its debt, which has tallied up to over $1 million. On Monday, the nonprofit announced that it would shut down after 37 years in operation. Clayworks will file Chapter 7 … Continue reading

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Study: Fever During Pregnancy Linked To Increased Risk Of Autism

A new study conducted by researchers at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University in New York discovered autism risks increased simultaneously with the number of fevers reported by mothers after 12 weeks of pregnancy. The risks increased … Continue reading

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New Study Found No Link Between Antidepressants In Pregnancy And Autism

A new study conducted by the Women’s College Hospital in Toronto, Canada, reveals that there is no link between autism and the use of antidepressants during and before pregnancy. There was also no link between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and gestational … Continue reading

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