The state’s health department has confirmed an outbreak of adenovirus, a highly contagious respiratory illness that commonly causes cold-like symptoms, pneumonia, sore throat and diarrhea in Lee County.
Despite objections from the hospital industry, a House panel Tuesday approved a bill that would allow patients to stay overnight at ambulatory surgical centers and open the door for longer-term “recovery care centers.”
It’s not often when a lawyer sees firsthand what his client claims to have done, but that was the case on Wednesday.
Florida lawmakers appear to be moving quickly to keep in place regulations that were approved to help curb widespread problems with prescription-drug abuse and trafficking.
Employees at a South Florida charity are waiting for a holiday miracle for the 10th year.
No ball. No parade. No champagne. Florida Gov. Rick Scott is scaling back the inaugural festivities after winning his second term.
Toys R Us has decided to stop selling collectible dolls based on the hit series “Breaking Bad” following a Florida mother’s campaign against the sale of the dolls.
Lee County authorities are investigating the death of a little girl and her father in southwest Florida.
The latest data on home prices is a mixed bag for Florida.
TRENTON, N.J. (CBSMiami/AP) — A Florida man who admitted he produced and sold potentially deadly toxins and planned to kill a woman in London faces up to life in prison.