Why Wait? People Can Start Taking HIV Medicine The Day They Are DiagnosedThe moment someone is diagnosed with HIV, it can feel like a clock starts ticking. Time’s wasting. So why waste time? Start taking medication right away.
Judge Says Florida Trauma Center Shouldn't Have OpenedOpening hospitals and caring for the sick isn’t as cut and dry as many people feel it should be.
Health Officials Begin Medical Marijuana Rules ProcessFlorida health officials have started the rules-making process that will expand those eligible to receive medical marijuana.
New Local Cases Of Zika ConfirmedSix more locally acquired cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus have been confirmed by the state's health department.
Broward Teen Beats Odds Against Brain-Eating AmoebaA Broward teen has beaten the odds against a brain-eating amoeba.
Person Gets Brain-Eating Amoeba While Swimming In BrowardA person is hospitalized in Broward after they contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming.
Florida DOH Investigating Possible Non-Travel Zika Case In Miami-DadeThe Florida DOH announced on Tuesday that it’s invtestigating a possible non-travel related case of Zika virus in Miami-Dade County.
State Pushes To Release Investor Names In Pot DisputeLawyers for the Florida Department of Health have given a Jacksonville nursery until Monday to take action on an attempt to keep secret a list of pot investors.
Number Of Children Skipping Out On Shots Rising In FloridaThe number of children showing up to school without their required shots is on the rise, according to the Florida Department of Health.
Senate Panel Narrowly Approves Armstrong ConfirmationIn a 5-4 vote, a Senate panel on Tuesday approved the confirmation of Surgeon General John Armstrong as secretary of the Florida Department of Health.
Broward Emergency, Health Officials Talk Zika Preps & PreventionBroward Emergency Management and health officials held a meeting to talk about Zika prevention and preparedness.
Police, Fire & More To Participate In Emergency Drill Across Miami-DadeSeveral law enforcement agencies, fire rescue departments and other organizations will be participating in a massive emergency drill across Miami-Dade County on Saturday, February 6th.