Health

A female mosquito. (Photo by Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Mosquito-Borne Disease Alert Lifted In Dade County

The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County on Friday announced an end to the dengue fever alert.

12/19/2014

PALO ALTO, CA - SEPTEMBER 19:  Customers look at the new iPhone 6 at an Apple Store on September 19, 2014 in Palo Alto, California.  Hundreds of people lined up to purchase the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus that went on sale today.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Technology Addicts Getaway With Weekend Disconnect

Alex Dopazo is a South Florida insurance salesman and, with his many high-tech gadgets and busy lifestyle, some might say he’s a technology addict.

12/18/2014

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University Receives Grant To Study E-Cigarettes Use

A $2.7 million grant was given to the University of Arizona to research the growing use of electronic cigarettes.

12/09/2014

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How To Beat The Winter Blues And Avoid Cabin Fever

Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.

12/08/2014

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Survey: Primary Care Doctor Shortage Result Of ACA

A shortage of primary care doctors has emerged as thousands of people gained insurance through the Affordable Care Act, according to a new survey.

12/07/2014

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Supreme Court Justices Hear Pregnancy Discrimination Case

A pregnancy discrimination case is in front of the Supreme Court and its outcome could affect women across the country. A former UPS worker says she was forced into taking unpaid leave when she became pregnant.

12/04/2014

Appoximately 500,000 men a year get a vasectomy and about 30,000 have a reversal.  About half of those men reversing their vasectomy’s do so because they’ve gotten remarried and they are hoping for a second chance at a happy family. (Source: CBS4)

Men Getting Reverse Vasectomies Seek Second Chance

Approximately 500,000 men a year get a vasectomy and about 30,000 have a reversal. About half of those men reversing their vasectomy’s do so because they’ve gotten remarried and they are hoping for a second chance at a happy family.

11/20/2014

Delorian Cole suffers from rare disease that cause her breasts to grow at an alarming rate. (Source: CBS4)

11-Year-Old Girl Battles Insurance Company Over Mystery Breast Disease

Delorian Cole is a typical 11-year old girl except she’s battling a rare, painful and public disease.

11/19/2014

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South Florida Hospital Unveils Ebola-Zapping Robot

A South Florida hospital unveiled its newest Ebola-zapping technology on Tuesday.

11/18/2014

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Miami-Dade Only County In FL To See ACA Premium Decrease

While many counties in Florida saw increases in the average monthly premiums for mid-range health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act, Miami-Dade County saw a decrease in premiums.

11/17/2014

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