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DIY Skin Solutions From Your Pantry Or Medicine Cabinet

Did you know you can treat tons of skin problems with things you can find right inside your own home?

Health Reform

Florida & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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More US Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine

More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn’t much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.

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Experts: Food Allergies Are Skyrocketing

Do peanuts make your throat close up? Do berries give you hives? Could melons kill you?
An explosion of food allergies is unique to America and Europe and no one seems to know why.
Tonight, CBS4′s Brian Andrews looks at the reasons your grandparents might not have had food allergies, but you do.

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Stone Fruit Sold At Costco, Trader Joe’s Recalled

Peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold at BJ’s Wholesale Club, Costco and Trader Joe’s have been recalled after the some of the fruit tested positive for listeria, a potentially dangerous food-borne bacterium.

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Eating Fast Food Doesn’t Mean You Can’t Be Healthy

A majority of us do it regularly. We end up in the drive-thru line because we’re too busy or too tired to cook.

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Time To Indulge: It’s National Junk Food Day!

If you’re dieting, you probably won’t be celebrating today because it’s is National Junk Food Day.

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Florida Blue Customers Could See Rate Increase In 2015

Major insurer Florida Blue could raise rates in 2015 for people who enrolled through the federal health-care exchange after seeing a large number of older and sicker enrollees.

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Talking Baby With Rhiannon: Zumbini Helps New Moms & Babies Bond

CBS4′s Rhiannon Ally introduces baby Roman to Zumbini as a great bonding experience with her beautiful baby boy.

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

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School Safety Tips For Younger Kids

School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it’s a great place to get started.

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3-Way Organ Swap Helps Save Strangers’ Lives

A group of six strangers met for the first time- giving slightly awkward hugs- and some not even speaking the same language. But there is now an unbreakable bond between them.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

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Expert Q&A: Childhood Vaccine Safety

For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.