General Health Articles

  • Many people do not have either a living will or an advance directive. This article outlines some issues that go into making these important decisions.
  • The Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program (MADAP) ensures that people living with HIV/AIDS in Maryland have access to certain medications they need to help them stay healthy.
  • 在马里兰州,2014年10月1日生效,占有或使用的不到10克大麻不再是刑事罪行。 合法化替换藏有多达10克大麻的民事处罚或刑事处罚。 2014年10月1日之前,大麻的任何数量的占有或使用仍然是一个刑事罪。
  • This page lists some programs for free or reduced price medications. Eligibility varies.
  • The Maryland Court of Appeals has held that medical care is the responsibility of the parent. This article outlines some rights in regard to minors.
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