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Prince George’s County Health Department Recognizes National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness

Prince George’s County Health Department Recognizes National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness

The following information was sent to us by the Prince George's County Health Department:

 

The Prince George’s County Health Department in collaboration with the Prince George’s Community College, the University of Maryland, Bowie State University, and community based organizations Heart to Hand, Inc., and SISTAS United will sponsor a variety of events to commemorate National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD), Tuesday, February 7, 2012.

 

January is Open Enrollment For Child-Only Health Insurance Policies in Maryland

January is Open Enrollment For Child-Only Health Insurance Policies in Maryland

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Policies Available for Children 18 and Under With No Exclusions for Preexisting Conditions

January is open enrollment for CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Mid-Atlantic States individual health insurance policies for children.  During January, these two companies will offer policies for children age 18 and under with no exclusions for preexisting conditions.  This is an opportunity for those families that do not have access to family policies to find coverage for their children. 

Fresh Juice Gets Makeover for New Year

Fresh Juice Gets Makeover for New Year

 

The following information was sent to us by Deborah Knuckey:

Washington-area residents can freshen up their new year’s resolutions by adding one resolution they’ll actually want to keep: drink fresh-pressed, nutritious, and delicious organic fruit and vegetable juices.

Purée Artisan Juice Bar™ opened its first stylish, modern juice bar yesterday, just in time to help locals start off 2012 in a healthy way. The area’s first 100% organic juice bar will offer healthy juices, blended and custom drinks, along with individual and group juice fasts, for those who want to kick start their 2012 health goals.

Free HIV/AIDS Testing Offered on World AIDS Day, December 1

Free HIV/AIDS Testing Offered on World AIDS Day, December 1

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Leggett to Voice Strong Support for Relocating Washington Adventist Hospital in White Oak

Leggett to Voice Strong Support for Relocating Washington Adventist Hospital in White Oak

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County Executive Isiah Leggett will cite major job and economic benefits that project provides to East County

 

New Family Planning Expansion in Prince George’s County

New Family Planning Expansion in Prince George’s County

 

The following information was sent to us by Scott L. Peterson:

 

On Wednesday, November 16, Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III, Del. Heather Mizeur, and Del. James Hubbard will host an event to highlight a new bipartisan state law that will provide free family planning services for low-income women in Maryland.