(AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)

Medical Marijuana Supporters In Florida Claim Victory

A constitutional amendment for medical marijuana in the Sunshine State will make the 2014 ballot.


Web Symptoms (Source: CBS4)

‘Symptom Checkers’ Available Online If You Can’t Reach A Doctor

Feeling sick? Many people turn to the Web to diagnose themselves, but that can be dangerous. Now doctors are coming up with an online remedy.

CBS Miami–01/05/2014

Adonis Ortiz, 3, after receiving a five-organ transplant at Jackson Memorial Hospital (Source: Jackson Health)

3-Year-Old Receives Five-Organ Transplant At JMH

A three-year-old boy who survived a five-organ transplant earlier this year at Jackson Memorial Hospital will meet the media Tuesday along with his doctors and his family.

CBS Miami–12/17/2013

Medical Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Question Argued Before Fl. Supreme Court

The Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office is arguing that a proposed constitutional amendment allowing marijuana for medical reasons would go beyond what voters would be led to believe.


Haitian President Michel Martelly (STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Haitian President In Miami For Medical Checkup

Haitian President Michel Martelly is in Miami where he planned to get a “complete medical checkup.”



Medical Apps Are The New “House Calls”

Is your Smart Phone going to replace your doctor soon? A barrage of new Medical Apps gives new meaning to “house calls,” reports CBS4’s Cynthia Demos.


(Source: CBS) George Zimmerman is escorted from the Seminole County jail after meeting the conditions of his $1 million bond.

Zimmerman Objects To Medical Records Subpoena

George Zimmerman, who is accused of second-degree murder for the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, has objected to a prosecution request for his medical records.

CBS Miami–08/21/2012


Back-To-School Health Fair Offers Free Immunizations

For South Florida families, back-to-school time can get expensive: new clothes, supplies, backpacks. Fortunately, Jackson North Medical Center trimmed one necessary expense: immunizations.

CBS Miami–07/21/2012


Urgent Care Locations

If your child needs non-emergency urgent care, here are locations where you can get help.


A plane crashed into a fence at Fort Lauderdal Executive Airport. (Source: CBS4)

Pilot Taken To Hospital After Plane Hits Fence

A pilot’s medical condition caused a concern at a South Florida airport when his plane crashed into a fence Friday.