Obama Asking Congress For Emergency Funding To Combat ZikaPresident Barack Obama is pushing for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to battle the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Zika Concerns Has Broward Mosquito Control ScramblingMosquito Control has been bombarded with calls since the governor declared a health emergency in Broward because of the Zika Virus.
History Says Florida Is More Prepared For Zika Virus Than MostConcerning the Zika virus and the insect blamed for its spread, Florida's history of fighting off mosquito-borne outbreaks puts the state in possibly a better position than most.
Zika Virus Hits Broward, Governor Vows To Prevent SpreadGovernor Rick Scott announced three new incidents of the Zika virus showing up in Florida, including one case in Broward County.
Dangerous Kissing Bug Reported In Florida, Says CDCNew warnings have been issued by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention about the potentially deadly Chagas Disease from the kissing bug in Florida.
South Florida Airports Not Among Those Selected For Ebola ScreeningThe nation has stepped up its efforts to stop Ebola from coming into the country on the same day that an infected man died from the disease in Dallas.
Gov. Scott Briefed On Florida's Ebola PreparednessGov. Rick Scott says Florida officials continue to work with health care providers and the Center for Disease Control in an effort to prepare Florida for any possible Ebola cases.
Ham & Ready-Made Chicken Recall Garden Fresh Foods is recalling some of their ready-to-eat chicken and ham products which may be contaminated.
Flu Spreads Across Some Southern StatesFlu season is spreading across the nation, especially in southern states, according to a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control.