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Report Suggests Trend In Prescription Drug Errors Filled By Pharmacists

Anyone who has picked up a prescription knows a pharmacy counter can be a busy place that can sometimes lead to mistakes.

CBS Miami–02/20/2015

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Powerful Antibiotic Could Be A Prescription For Danger

They are some of the most widely prescribed type of antibiotics. But instead of making patients better, many say they’ve never been sicker. The most popular among them is Levaquin.
Tonight, CBS4’s Chief Investigate reporter Michele Gillen reports that the FDA is being pushed to increase the warnings about how these drugs should be used.

CBS4–02/13/2015

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Revamp Of State’s Pharmacy Board In Works

In an effort to increase representation for both smaller and larger pharmacies, the legislature is considering a bill that would change the composition of Florida’s Board of Pharmacy.

03/15/2014

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Judge Strikes Down Restrictions On Morning After Pill

A federal judge ruled Friday that the so-called “morning after pills” must be sold over the counter at pharmacies without any age restrictions.

CBS Miami–04/05/2013

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Cops: Man Resealed Used Enema Kits, Returned Them To Store

Police say the unsanitary, and extremely unorthodox, actions of a Jacksonville man may have put several people’s health in danger.

CBS4–10/11/2012

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Walmart Files Permit Seeking City’s OK To Build Midtown Miami Store

Despite community objections, the Shops of Midtown Miami may soon be the site of a new 184,000-square-foot Walmart Supercenter, creating hundreds of jobs.

CBS Miami–09/21/2012

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Pharmacy Association Fights Medicaid Restrictions

The Florida Pharmacy Association wants to make sure your pharmacy accepts your Medicare plans and satisfy’s your children’s medical needs.

CBS Miami–07/27/2012

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Rare Eye Fungus Traced To Florida Pharmacy

Federal health officials are working to contain more than two dozen cases of a rare fungal eye infection across seven states, and they believe the problem stems from a Florida pharmacy recently in the spotlight for it’s role in the deaths of 21 elite polo horses in 2009.

CBS4–05/03/2012

(Source: CBS4) A hole kicked into the drywall between businesses burglarized in West Miami on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011.

Burglars Bust Through Drywall In West Miami Break-ins

Two people are in police custody for allegedly burglarizing several businesses in West Miami.

CBS4–12/07/2011

(Source: Hialeah Police) Elvina Lamas, charged in a scheme to defraud the elderly

Hialeah Woman Charged With Scamming Elderly

A Hialeah women has been charged with preying on the elderly, allegedly ripping off at least half a dozen people by claiming to have life saving drugs for them that turned out to be very expensive vitamins.

CBS4–09/14/2011

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