(Source: CBS4)

‘Make Healthy’ Initiative Aims To Educate, Provide Healthy Options

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.


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Birth Control May Become Free After Panel’s Recommendation

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.



UF Prof: Health Insurance Should Pay For Fitness Classes

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.

CBS Miami–05/03/2011

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America’s Portly Pet Problem

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.


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Website Looks To Bring Love To Everyone

Valentine’s Day is all about love. For those who have found it, it is a great thing. But for those who are still looking for love, there is now a new match making website designed to make it easier.


(Source: AP)

Moderate Drinking May Cut Diabetes Risk

If you’ve ever struggled to find a reason why you’re drinking a moderate amount of alcohol, new research has your answer.


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Radio Legend Neil Rogers Suffering Dementia

Former South Florida radio legend Neil Rogers is facing serious, declining health issues and is requesting privacy.



Diabetics Turning To Weight Loss Surgery For Help

26-million Americans have diabetes in the United States and about 90-percent have type two diabetes. The condition costs more than 174-billion dollars a year and the problem is only expected to get worse. However, there are some effective treatments.