Dr. Lillian Rivera

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South Florida Doctors Pushing Flu Shot To Stem Epidemic

It’s the question every doctor at Community Health of South Florida has been asking this week: “Have you gotten your flu shot?” The doctors are trying to put the brakes on a flu epidemic sweeping the nation.



Miami-Dade Fighting Obesity With “Make Healthy Happen” Initiative

A massive project designed to make Miami residents healthier is gaining ground and CBS4 is proud to be a part of the push for a healthier Miami.


Miami-Dade and Broward County rank among the state's healthiest counties, according to a new study. (Source: CBS)

“Make Healthy Happen Miami” Event This Friday

From healthy vending machines in senior high schools and parks to increasing the number of bike lanes and racks in cities throughout Miami-Dade, an initiative which presents healthy options in an effort to prevent and reduce illness from obesity is gaining ground.


(Source: AP)

West Nile Virus Alert Issued In Dade

If you plan to spend your day working or playing outdoors, you may want to apply some bug spray along with the sunscreen.


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Miami-Dade Issues Health Advisory For West Nile Virus

The Miami-Dade County Health Department has confirmed a human case of West Nile virus.


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Miami-Dade Given $14.7M Grant For Health, Human Services

Miami-Dade County is in a better place when it comes to health. The county was rewarded a $14.7 million grant from the federal government which will help improve health practices and promote wellness.