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CDC Investigate Outbreak On Cruise Which Docked In S.Fla.

Health officials from the Centers For Disease Control are investigating an outbreak on a cruise ship which docked on Saturday in Fort Lauderdale.

02/23/2014

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CDC Warns Of African Virus In Caribbean

A debilitating virus first detected in Africa has spread to the Western Hemisphere, specifically the Caribbean island of St. Martin.

CBS Miami–12/18/2013

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Cyclospora Outbreak Has Sickened 24 In Florida

The cyclospora outbreak stretching across the nation has now sickened 24 people in Florida, according to state health officials.

CBS Miami–07/30/2013

(Source: AP)

CDC: West Nile Outbreak Sickens More Than 4,500

More than 4,000 people have been infected with the West Nile virus this year, making it the biggest outbreak of the disease since 2003, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

CBS Miami–10/17/2012

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First Death From Meningitis Outbreak Confirmed In Florida

State health officials have confirmed the first death in Florida related to the meningitis outbreak that has affected several U.S. states.

CBS4–10/09/2012

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UN: Half-Million Haiti Cholera Cases By Dec.

New numbers from the World Health Organization are providing a sobering look at how bad the health conditions in Haiti have become in 2011.

CBS4–10/21/2011

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Rabies & Microchip Clinic Reopens At Animal Shelter

The rabies and microchip clinic of Miami-Dade’s Animal Shelter is once again open after an outbreak of canine distemper that forced officials to disinfect the shelter and keep a number of animals out.

04/02/2011