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Secondopinion.com (Source: CBS4)

Getting A Second Medical Opinion Online

A 25-year Johns Hopkins study has concluded that diagnostic mistakes are most costly and do more harm to patients than surgical or medication errors. That stunning finding is one of the reasons a new telemedicine service was created right here in South Florida. CBS4′S Brian Andrews introduces you to secondopinions.com

CBS Miami–19 hours ago

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?

Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.

03/20/2014

Marco Fermin (Source: CBS4)

Nearly 6-Pound Tumor Removed In Life-Saving Surgery

It began with a sharp pain. Marco Fermin reveals his long journey to recovery after a 6-pound tumor was found on his spine.

CBS Miami–03/13/2014

How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?

The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.

03/06/2014

How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?

To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.

03/06/2014

Tylenol On Grocery Store Shelf

FDA Seeks To Stop Overuse Of Acetaminophen

The Food and Drug Administration is trying to curb the rampant abuse of acetaminophen by asking doctors to quit prescribing drugs that combine medications with more than 325 milligrams of acetaminophen per pill.

CBS Miami–01/15/2014

(Source: Marie Bien-Aime)

Memorial Grows For 6-Year Old Hit & Killed Going To School

The memorial for six-year-old Betasha Bien-Aime has continued to grow with balloons and stuffed animals, all the things a little girl loves.

CBS4–11/07/2013

A doctor used cutting edge technology to re-grow a man's finger.  (Source: Dr. Eugenio Rodriguez)

S. FL Doctor Uses New Technology To “Re-Grow” Man’s Finger

It’s being called a medical marvel. A south Florida doctor used a unique procedure to actually grow back a man’s finger that a horse bit off.

CBS4–09/16/2013

Bella in February (Source: CBS4)

Bella’s Battle With Cancer Source Of Inspiration

Funeral arrangements have been made for a young South Florida girl who died after a courageous and inspiring six-year battle with cancer.

CBS Miami–05/29/2013

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