University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center designated a Baby-Friendly® Hospital

  The University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center (UM UCMC) has been designated a Baby-Friendly® Hospital by Baby-Friendly USA. Here are the details:   UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center Designated Baby-Friendly® Hospital   University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical...

Fifty children and young adults participate in adolescent melanoma screening event, a first in...

The Kaufman Cancer Center at University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center hosted an adolescent melanoma screening event and saw 50 young people, sending nine for further evaluation. Here are the details provided: University of...

Bel Air’s Massage Envy helped raise more than $29,000 in one day to help...

You might remember reading here how the Bel Air Massage Envy clinic was joining the fight against breast cancer by participating in the nationwide Massage for the Cure event Sept. 14....

Mental health crisis hotline now available 24/7 in Harford County

  Harford County now has a crisis hotline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help people dealing with mental health issues. Here are the details provided: First 24/7 Crisis Hotline Established in...

Ease your tax deadline stress at Massage Envy

Feeling the pressure of that looming April 17 tax filing deadline? Longing for an escape from those forms, calculations and receipts? Give yourself a break and visit Bel Air News & News sponsor Massage...

Harford County Public Library provides online list of Coronavirus, COVID-19 information resources

The Harford County Public Library has compiled a list of resources providing up-to-date information on the Coronavirus, COVID-19. The list, which includes the World Health Organization, the...

Two UM Upper Chesapeake Health team members share their decision to help keep family...

David and Alyson Schmidt, two University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health team members, demonstrate their commitment to the community in fighting the Coronavirus and to keeping their family well. (Photo by...

UM Harford Memorial Hospital services to move to a planned medical campus in Aberdeen...

The Board of Directors of UM Upper Chesapeake Health announced plans to move services from its current UM Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace to a planned medical campus in Aberdeen in 2021, pending...

Wilson’s Farm is taking applications for its summer Community Supported Agriculture Program

Brighten your winter by planning for a summer and fall of fresh locally grown produce. Bel Air News & Views sponsor Wilson's Farm is accepting applications now for its Community Supported Agriculture program, which...

Schools can stay open even if a student catches the swine flu, says the...

Let's all still wash our hands and cough into our sleeves, but it sounds like the CDC is getting a little braver about the swine (H1N1) flu. According to a story just posted on...