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Experts say not everyone diagnosed with asthma actually has it.  (Source: CBS)

Asthma Misdiagnosed More Often Than You Would Think

Asthma is a lifelong disease that can cause wheezing, coughing and shortness of breath. However, experts say not everyone diagnosed with asthma actually has it.

01/07/2014

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Flu Season Is Upon Us

Break out your antibacterial, flu season is here.

12/27/2013

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CDC Warns Of African Virus In Caribbean

A debilitating virus first detected in Africa has spread to the Western Hemisphere, specifically the Caribbean island of St. Martin.

CBS Miami–12/18/2013

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Deerfield Park Elementary Parents Warned Of Bacterial Meningitis Case In School

The parents of students at Deerfield Park Elementary School were notified Tuesday about a case of bacterial meningitis.

12/03/2013

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Salmonella Case Tied To Foster Farms Outbreak Confirmed In Fla.

The Florida Department of Health announced Wednesday that one case of salmonellosis linked to Foster Farms chicken has been confirmed in the Sunshine State.

10/09/2013

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Cyclospora Outbreak Has Sickened 24 In Florida

The cyclospora outbreak stretching across the nation has now sickened 24 people in Florida, according to state health officials.

CBS Miami–07/30/2013

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CDC: Majority Of Public Pools Test Positive For Fecal Contamination

It’s one of the most classic scenes in comedic movie history, but the “Baby Ruth pool scene” in Caddyshack may be closer to reality than swimmers may like.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

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Report: Carnival Ship Failed CDC Inspection

Carnival Cruise Lines can’t catch a break lately. Just days after the Carnival Triumph was left disabled due to an engine fire, another Carnival ship, the Fascination, failed a health inspection from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CBS Miami–04/12/2013

Passengers aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship returned Friday claiming a virus outbreak aboard the ship. (Source: CBS4/Summer Knowles)

Passengers: We Returned From Cruise With Norovirus

For the second time in as many weeks, passengers returned from a vacation at sea with claims of hazardous health conditions aboard their cruise ship.

CBS4–03/08/2013

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CDC Warns Of SARS-Related Virus From Middle East

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a new warning to state and local health officials about a virus that is related to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and appeared for the first time in September 2012.

CBS Miami–03/08/2013

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