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Flu Season Is Upon Us

Break out your antibacterial, flu season is here.

12/27/2013

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Broward County Offers “Twitter Alert”

Residents in Broward County are encouraged to sign up for “Twitter Alert” to receive emergency information.

CBS Miami–09/30/2013

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Report: Birth Rates Leveling Off After Bad Economy

The number of U.S. births may be leveling off after a four year decline according to a new government report released Friday.

09/06/2013

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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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23 Cases Of Intestinal Illness Reported In Florida

A widespread stomach bug, which causes diarrhea and other flu-like symptoms, has Florida health officials looking for more answers about the state’s 23 cases.

07/27/2013

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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

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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CDC Warns Of Spread Of Deadly Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

An antibiotic-resistant family of bacteria continues to spread throughout the U.S. health care system and is now prompting warnings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CBS Miami–03/05/2013

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This Year’s Flu Season Off To An Early & Aggressive Start

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this is the earliest flu outbreak in a decade.

CBS4–01/08/2013

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