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Fla. Students Assist ‘Obamacare’ Enrollment

Local college students are taking it upon themselves to help people sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.”

03/21/2014

Grocery Shopping (Source: CBS4)

Talking Baby: Holiday Foods For Mothers-To-Be

This week on Talking Baby, CBS4 Morning Anchor, Rhiannon Ally, takes a look at holiday foods pregnant women should avoid to keep mom and baby healthy.

12/25/2013

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ACA’s Impact On Health Care Providers

Next Tuesday millions of uninsured Americans will have access to health insurance. With the start of the new year, having health insurance will be mandatory under the Affordable Care Act.

CBS4–09/26/2013

Fill the Boot

Firefighters Want Your Help To “Fill The Boot” For MDA

It’s that time of year again when firefighters hit the streets, with boots in hand, all in the name of raising money for the neuromuscular disease, Muscular Dystrophy.

08/29/2013

BABY GENERIC

UM Denies Keeping Patients In Study In Dark

The University of Miami has denied failing to fully inform parents of dangers associated with research using their prematurely born children. The denial comes after federal regulators blasted a research program dealing with “preemie” babies.

CBS4–04/11/2013

Janelle Benito enjoys her Crossfit workout. (Source: CBS4)

Strength Is The New Fitness Trend For Women

For many women, diet pills and treadmills are the tools to achieve their ideal body but some women are now using barbells and push-ups to get the body of their dreams.

CBS4–01/08/2013

Jungle Island's orangutan Peanut has been diagnosed with lymphoma. (Source: Jungle Island)

Jungle Island Throws Birthday Party For Peanut & Pumpkin

Miami’s Jungle Island threw a very special birthday party Sunday for two of their most beloved residents.

12/02/2012

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UM 5K To Raise Money For Children With Cleft Lips & Palates

For many parents, one of the happiest moments is the first time they see their baby. But for Monica Viveros, she remembers her world being turned upside down.

CBS4–06/04/2012

Darius Redd, 18, was released from Jackson Memorial Hospital after receiving a heart and kidney transplant. (CBS4)

New Heart, New Kidney, New Hope For Clewiston Teen

In less than a year 18-year-old Darius Redd went from being a 260 pound high school football and basketball player, the picture of health, to a 100-pound-lighter teen who relied on a cane to walk. His heart had failed him, but Monday, that failure turned to hope.

CBS4–04/02/2012

Custodial Workers at the University of Miami voted to go on strike if wage increase demands aren't met.  (Source: CBS4)

UM Med Students “Match” Up With Their Future

More than 180 senior medical students at the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine came face-to-face with their future on Friday.

CBS4–03/16/2012

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