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CBS4 Investigates: Mental Mayhem

Across the nation, mental illness is page one. It’s mayhem all too personal for some South Florida families.

CBS Miami–11/20/2013

Numerous students were reported sick at Manatee Bay Elementary School September 20, 2013.  (Source: CBS4)

Manatee Bay Elementary Open Monday After Illness Sickened Students

Cleaning crews worked over the weekend at Manatee Bay Elementary to sanitize the school and classes will go on as scheduled Monday morning.

CBS Miami–09/22/2013

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Mystery Illness Afflicting Broward Elementary School

A mystery illness that seems to be making its way around a Broward County school has prompted the school board to alert parents to the possible problem.

CBS Miami–09/20/2013

The body of a female mosquito fills up and balloons as she sucks blood from a photographer's hand at Everglades National Park August 12, 2002 in Flamingo, Florida. The female bugs use the blood protein to feed their eggs then lays the eggs in water. The itch from the bite is caused by the human body's immune system responding to the mosquito's saliva.  (Photo by Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Blood Samples Collected After TC Dengue Fever Outbreak

Blood samples are being collected from 300 people on Florida’s Treasure Coast by public health workers after 18 cases of mosquito-borne illness were confirmed.

09/13/2013

The body of a female mosquito fills up and balloons as she sucks blood from a photographer's hand at Everglades National Park August 12, 2002 in Flamingo, Florida. The female bugs use the blood protein to feed their eggs then lays the eggs in water. The itch from the bite is caused by the human body's immune system responding to the mosquito's saliva.  (Photo by Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Dengue Fever Advisory For Two Central Florida Counties

If you are planning to head to up the coast, you may want to pack some bug spray.

CBS Miami–08/25/2013

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

23 Cases Of Intestinal Illness Reported In Florida

A widespread stomach bug, which causes diarrhea and other flu-like symptoms, has Florida health officials looking for more answers about the state’s 23 cases.

07/27/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Terminally Ill Florida Woman Gives Away Life Savings

A retired city clerk is giving away all her savings to help volunteer fire departments all over the country.

07/19/2013

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CDC Warns Of SARS-Related Virus From Middle East

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a new warning to state and local health officials about a virus that is related to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and appeared for the first time in September 2012.

CBS Miami–03/08/2013

Dave Game Bio Pic

Funeral Service Sunday For CBS4’s Dave Game

Funeral services have been arranged for Dave Game, a longtime member of the WFOR/CBS4 news family who passed away after a long illness on February 5, 2013.

CBS4–02/08/2013

Dave Game Bio Pic

Longtime CBS Miami Web Producer Dave Game Dies At 57

Dave Game, a longtime member of the WFOR/CBS4 news family, passed away after a long illness on February 5, 2013.

CBS4–02/06/2013

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