Florida Department of Health
Health officials have issued an alert for mosquito-borne illness after four cases of four cases of dengue fever were confirmed along Florida’s Treasure Coast.
A Florida boy continues to fight for his life at Miami Children’s Hospital after being infected by a brain-eating amoeba nearly two weeks ago.
As Major League Baseball doles out penalties to Alex Rodriguez and a dozen other baseball players who were clients of Tony Bosch and his steroid peddling clinic Biogenesis, the question arises: Why hasn’t law enforcement been more involved?
New cases of a stomach bug that has infected people in 15 states have been reported in Florida.
After Tuesday’s wastewater line leakage in Miami Beach, a water advisory is still in effect for the Collins Canal, Indian Creek to 51st and Surprise Lake. The one for Biscayne Bay, however, has been lifted.
In an effort to protect patient information, state health officials announced an increase in security of its statewide prescription drug datatbase.
Sandor Guillen is charged with DUI manslaughter, but his case may spawn a second investigation into how he came to possess prescription drugs.
After being denied new trauma facilities, two hospitals in Miami’s Jackson Health System have filed legal challenges arguing that the Florida Department of Health made “selective” decisions about allowing new trauma facilities.
Another case of fungal meningitis stemming from a contaminated drug has been confirmed in Florida.
The Florida Department of Health is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other states following the outbreak of a rare form of meningitis in five states, including Florida.