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JACKSONVILLE, FL - AUGUST 09: Pat Devlin #7 of the Miami Dolphins hands off to Mike Gillislee #35 during a preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on August 9, 2013 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Dolphins Look For A Win Against Buccaneers

The Miami Dolphins will play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Sun Life Stadium Saturday night. The game can be seen exclusively on CBS4 at 7:30 p.m.

CBS Miami–08/24/2013

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Report: Bucs Dealing With Outbreak Of MRSA

Two Tampa Bay Buccaneers players are being treated for methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections and neither the team nor the players know where they contracted the disease, according to a report from FoxSports.com.

CBS Miami–08/22/2013

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S. Florida Events Held To Mark World AIDS Day

It’s World AIDS Day, a day of AIDS awareness, prevention and testing, and that message is especially important in South Florida.

CBS4–12/01/2011

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Fort Lauderdale Ranks Highest In Country For New HIV Cases

On the eve of “World AIDS Day” there is some sobering news for South Florida.

CBS4–11/30/2011

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Bedbugs Can Carry MRSA

Bedbugs can be both a nuisance and a pain to travelers and homeowners. But scientists now say the bugs can do a lot more than just leave itchy red welts on your skin.

CBS4–05/12/2011

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FDA Approves New MRSA Test

Doctors in hospitals across South Florida and the rest of the country now have a new test that can quickly show if a staph infection is methicillin-resistant.

CBS4–05/09/2011

CDC officals say Clostridium Difficile is killing more people each year.

CDC: Deadly Superbug “C-Diff” Spreading

Most of us have heard of MRSA. The antibiotic resistant super-bug can eat through patients’ skin but there’s another bug few have heard about that can be just as menacing and it’s causing deadly and preventable infections.

CBS4–03/10/2011