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Flotation therapy is making a comeback. (Source: CBS4)

“Floating Therapy” Comeback Meant To Treat Various Ailments

A form of therapy that was big in the 60’s and 70’s is making a comeback and it’s meant to treat an array of ailments.

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Florida Governor Rick Scott speaks after his win in the Governor's Race on November 4, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Scott Pushes Feds To Approve Health Program Money

Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday tried to increase pressure on the federal government to continue funding for a program that hospitals say is critical to providing care to low-income and uninsured patients.

03/04/2015

Maestro V-Bloc (Source: CBS4)

“Appetite Pacemaker” May Help Battle Obesity

A new tool in the battle against obesity is a device that promises to turn off hunger.

02/26/2015

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AAP: School Meals Improved, Focus Centers On Packed Lunches

For the past 10 years, growing concerns over childhood obesity has paved the way for more nutritious, healthier foods offered to kids at school. But now the American Academy of Pediatrics wants healthy foods to go beyond cafeteria walls, urging caregivers to focus on the nutritional quality of the foods packed and brought to school.

02/24/2015

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Study: Hand Washing Dishes May Reduce Risk Of Allergy Development

Dinner is finished and the plates are loaded into the sink—whether you proceed to hand wash or place them in the dishwasher could make a difference in whether or not children develop allergies.

02/23/2015

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Report Suggests Trend In Prescription Drug Errors Filled By Pharmacists

Anyone who has picked up a prescription knows a pharmacy counter can be a busy place that can sometimes lead to mistakes.

CBS Miami–02/20/2015

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Cooking Classes Could Help People Cope With Mental Health Problems

Some counselors, treating patients with issues such as stress, anxiety and depression, are turning to cooking classes to help them cope with mental health problems.

02/20/2015

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The Story Of Sharing America’s Marrow

Sam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.

02/18/2015

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Sunday Last Day To Sign Up For Health Insurance

Those wanting to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act should do so before or on Sunday.

02/14/2015

Cranial therapy for pain management. (Source: CBS4)

New Form Of Therapy May Aid In Managing Pain

Relief from muscle spasms, back pain, even migraines may be a lot simpler than most people think.

02/10/2015

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