Diabetes in children is on the rise. Some experts have predicted a 23 percent increase in the number of children with Type 1 diabetes by 2050.
The latest addition to the Miami Heat is Ray Allen. What you may not know about the team’s newest star is how close he came to losing one of the most important people in his life, his shining light: his young son.
The mother and sisters of a disabled, single father who was gunned down this past weekend say that he died while protecting his teenage son.
They’re busier than ever before at the Salvation Army, handing out food to a growing number of people in need.
Sad school days are now being linked to illness in middle age.
Celebrity Chef Paula Deen has received a lot of media attention lately, and it’s not because of her appearance at the South Beach Food and Wine Festival.
Almost 65 percent of adults in Miami-Dade County are obese or overweight. Make Healthy Happen Miami is working to educate neighbors by providing fresh food and healthcare in neighborhoods that desperately need it.
Health experts advising the federal government have recommended that health insurance companies be required to cover birth control for women as preventive service, with no copayment.
A University of Florida researcher thinks all health insurance companies should reward people for working out by paying for their exercise classes, especially among high risk adults, according to the Orlando Sentinel.
While walking your pet down the sandy beaches of South Beach may be at the top of every pet owners priorities, a new report said not many are following through and pets are starting to suffer because of it.