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February 15, 2014: U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius spoke at an enrollment event in North Miami. (Source: CBS4)

Emphasis On Getting Young Adults Insured Is Growing In Florida

A major push to educate uninsured young adults about their health insurance options under the Affordable Care Act is underway in Florida.

02/15/2014

Source: CBS4

The Hidden Danger Behind Chicken

Chicken’s hidden danger. Everyone knows you have to cook it properly but experts say another danger is what happens before you a cook it.

CBS Miami–12/17/2013

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How Well Does Your Doctor Know Specialists?

The likelihood of primary care doctors who referred patients to specialist has increased, but how a physician may hear about specialists may come as a surprise to some patients.

CBS Miami–10/13/2013

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

Broward Schools: Norovirus To Blame For Student Illnesses

A mystery illness, according to Broward County officials, that sent students at a elementary school sick has been identified as a virus.

09/25/2013

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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

Several people were sickened after an unknown pesticide leaked in someone's luggage. (CBS4)

Pesticide Spill Sickens 5 TSA Agents At MIA

Five Transportation Safety Administration screeners were taken to the hospital Monday after officials say they inhaled a pesticide while checking luggage at Miami International Airport.

CBS4–07/29/2013

(Source: AP) Make-A-Wish Foundation grants wishes to seriously sick children.

S. Fla. Make-A-Wish Grants 9,000th Wish

A fishing trip off the Florida Keys for a Florida child with a serious heart condition became the 9,000th wish granted by the Southern Florida division of Make-A-Wish.

CBS Miami–03/29/2013

Letters were sent home to parents at Fairway Elementary School after a student was diagnosed with bacterial meningitis. (CBS4)

Bacterial Meningitis Case Reported At A Miramar Elementary School

MIRAMAR (CBS4) – Parents at a Broward County elementary school are on high alert after a student came down with a case of bacterial meningitis  . Fairway Elementary School sent a letter home to parents […]

CBS4–02/13/2013

MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 08: DeAndre Jordan #6 of the Los Angeles Clippers and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat fight for a loose ball during a game at American Airlines Arena on February 8, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Flu-Riddled Heat Display Fever Pitch Shooting Against Clippers

LeBron James scored 30 points in another efficient performance, Dwyane Wade scored 20 and the Miami Heat dominated the middle two quarters on the way to an easy 111-89 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night.

CBS4–02/08/2013

A Coral Springs doctor's office was evacuated Wednesday after an unknown chemical leaked, sickening multiple people. (CBS4)

Pepper Spray At Coral Springs Office Sends Several People To Hospital

A Coral Springs doctor’s office was evacuated Wednesday afternoon when as many as 16 people fell ill.

CBS4–01/30/2013

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