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Appoximately 500,000 men a year get a vasectomy and about 30,000 have a reversal.  About half of those men reversing their vasectomy’s do so because they’ve gotten remarried and they are hoping for a second chance at a happy family. (Source: CBS4)

Men Getting Reverse Vasectomies Seek Second Chance

Approximately 500,000 men a year get a vasectomy and about 30,000 have a reversal. About half of those men reversing their...

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Florida & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Delorian Cole suffers from rare disease that cause her breasts to grow at an alarming rate. (Source: CBS4)

11-Year-Old Girl Battles Insurance Company Over Mystery Breast Disease

Delorian Cole is a typical 11-year old girl except she’s battling a rare, painful and public disease.

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Bono, Affleck Stay Silent in PSA on Ebola Response

Celebrities are playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

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South Florida Hospital Unveils Ebola-Zapping Robot

A South Florida hospital unveiled its newest Ebola-zapping technology on Tuesday.

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Health Secretary To Attend ACA Panel Discussion At FIU

U.S Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell will be in Miami Monday where she’ll take part in an Affordable Care Act Stakeholder panel discussion at Florida International University’s College of Law.

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Health Insurance Enrollment Begins

Health organizations throughout the state hosted sign up events as the health insurance enrollment season kicked off for its second year on Saturday.

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Gluten-Free Alternative May Cause Allergic Reactions

We all know about gluten allergies. But did you know manufacturers could be substituting one allergen for another?

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First-Time Parents Have Rare Naturally Conceived Quadruplets

A South Florida couple got the surprise of a lifetime when they learned their new bundle of joy would be times four.

(Source: AP)

Chikungunya Fever Rampant In Puerto Rico

The CDC says the Chikungunya outbreak in the Caribbean and Latin America shows no sign of slowing down, and if you are not careful, you could come home with symptoms.

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Cigna Changes Plan Amid HIV Drug Complaint

The Health insurance company Cigna agreed to alter its prescription drug policy and ensure Floridians with HIV and AIDS have access to their medications.

(Courtesy: American Red Cross)

Kids Taught To Prevent, Handle Emergencies In New App

A new Red Cross app is aiming to teach children about emergency preparedness while making it fun.

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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.

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