HIV/AIDS: Understanding The EpidemicMore than 1.2 million people within the United States are living with HIV.
CDC: Most Middle & High Schools Start Too EarlyWhat time does your child’s school bell ring? If it’s before 8:30 AM, the Centers for Disease Control say it’s too early and may lead to insufficient sleep and related health risks.
Multistate Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Frozen Raw TunaA total of 62 people have been infected with salmonella linked to frozen raw tuna used in sushi.
Floridians Urged To Avoid Leprosy-Infected ArmadillosCases of leprosy, a long-lasting infection caused by bacteria, are up in Florida—and experts are saying armadillos are to blame.
Dozens Taken Off Cruise Over VirusCrew and passengers were taken off a cruise ship Friday after the spread of the norovirus.
MD Health Dept: Case Of TB Confirmed In Miami-DadeThe Miami-Dade County Health Department on Monday confirmed a case of tuberculosis in which the patient died.
Miami-Dade Feeling Effects Of Severe Flu SeasonThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has warned that this year’s flu season has hit early and hit hard. Their data also shows that Florida is one of 29 states with the highest level of flu activity.
Grant Awarded To Plan For Health Effects Of Climate ChangeEven though climate change has been a hot button issue for years now, one Florida county just recently received a $10,000 grant to prepare for the health effects of climate change.
Scott: "No Confirmed Cases Of Ebola In Florida"Florida is monitoring six people who recently traveled to Ebola-affected areas in West Africa, Gov. Rick Scott told state lawmakers during a conference call Tuesday.
Governor Scott Defends Order On Ebola MonitoringGov. Rick Scott has made a move to protect Floridians from Ebola and now he's defending his decision. Monday, Gov. Scott said it's "the right thing to do" to protect Floridians.
Local Hospital Staff Demonstrate New Ebola ProtocolTo start the week off, doctors and nurses at Jackson Memorial Hospital demonstrated new protocol on how to properly treat a person with the Ebola virus.
Florida Orders 21-Day Monitoring For EbolaThe state of Florida is taking precautions against the deadly Ebola virus.