Early danger. Smoking during pregnancy could have long-lasting effects on the child. WONG YU LIANG/SHUTTERSTOCK

Combined prenatal smoking and drinking greatly increases SIDS risk

News Release, National Institutes of Health Children born to mothers who both drank and smoked beyond the first trimester of

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Hogan Administration Appoints New Leadership for Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism and Volunteer Maryland

Champions Volunteerism, Civic Engagement Across the State  News Release, Governor’s Coordinating Offices ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today announced the

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Caren Bloom, who is due to give birth in February, was surprised by how nauseous she felt this summer from the extreme heat. (Photo by Maya Pottiger | University of Maryland)

Rising temperatures mean bigger worries for pregnant women and children

By: Maya Pottiger and Jermaine Rowley BALTIMORE — Caren Bloom had never passed out before, but she knew the warning

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