Maryland's Health Matters Publication
Thank you for reading the latest issue of Maryland's Health Matters! At UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center, we are committed to giving you and your family the information you need to live healthfully. Read the digital version.
Use the links below to explore some of our news, events, services and teams that were mentioned in our magazine:
May 2019 Edition
Remedies for Spring Allergies (page 3)
Looking for an allergist? Click here to find one near you.
Brain Surgery Experts in Your Community (page 4)
UM BWMC neurosurgeons use state-of-the-art mobile intraoperative CT to quickly confirm that they have achieved their surgical goals. Learn more by watching this video.
Adult Vaccines: What Are They and Who Should Get Them (page 5)
Looking for an experienced provider to help you stay on schedule for your recommended immunizations? Click here to find a primary care provider near you.
Facts You Need to Know About Cholesterol (page 5)
Having healthy cholesterol levels is just one way you can keep your heart strong. Click here to view our heart smart videos.
Stop the Bleed (page 6)
Register for a Stop the Bleed training class at bleedingcontrol.org.
Cover Story: Thriving in the Later Stages of Life (pages 6-9)
Cecilia Rose Hall is maintaining good health with the help of UM Community Medical Group - Adult and Senior Care. They have offices in Millersville and Pasadena. Find out how Adult and Senior Care can help you and your aging loved one.
Opioid Task Force and Screening Program at UM BWMC (page 12)
UM BWMC offers an Opioid Overdose Response program to provide free naloxone training classes to the public. Learn more about the Opioid Task Force and Screening Program at UM BWMC.
News and Events (pages 14-15)
UM BWMC hosts programs, classes and health fairs for the entire family. View our online calendar of events, or choose from the list below of featured events:
- Blood Drives
- Cancer Survivors Day
- Childbirth Education Classes
- CPR Anytime
- Foundation Events - Corks for a Cause, Crab Feast and Gala
- Healing Yoga Classes
- In Good Health Lunch and Learn Series
- Mills Milers Walking Program
- Not All Wounds Are Visible: Community Conversation
- Opioid Overdose Response Training Class
- Safe Sitter
- Smoking Cessation
- Stork's Nest
- Support Groups
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