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First Case Of Enterovirus 68 Confirmed In Florida

The first case of Enterovirus has been confirmed in Florida.

10/08/2014

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Fla. Group Providing 200,000 Students With Free Flu Shots

Florida’s flu vaccination rates are well below the national average and a Florida organization plans to fix this problem by providing 200,000 free vaccinations to students this school year.

09/29/2014

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Miami-Dade Animal Services To Offer Lower Prices On Some Services

Miami-Dade County Animal Services will soon offer some vaccinations and microchips at lower prices.

09/26/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

Natural Wood Smoked Thick Cut Bacon is seen for sale at the Eastern Market February 25, 2014, in Washington, DC. (Photo credit PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Bacon Prices On The Rise As Virus Killing Millions Of Baby Pigs In U.S.

A virus never before seen in the U.S. has killed millions of baby pigs in less than a year, and with little known about how it spreads or how to stop it, it’s threatening pork production and pushing up prices by 10 percent or more.

CBS Miami–04/09/2014

Julia Salas recovered after a lung transplant at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston. (Source: Texas Children's Hospital, Allen Kramer)

Toddler Feeling Great After Lung Transplant

A toddler who was in need of a lung transplant in 2013 will soon return home feeling much better.

CBS Miami–03/14/2014

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Chikungunya Virus Quickly Spreading In Caribbean

The chikungunya virus, which first appeared in the Caribbean a few weeks ago is spreading rapidly from island to island as the busy winter tourism season is in full swing.

CBS Miami–01/15/2014

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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

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

Passengers aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship returned Friday claiming a virus outbreak aboard the ship. (Source: CBS4/Summer Knowles)

Passengers: We Returned From Cruise With Norovirus

For the second time in as many weeks, passengers returned from a vacation at sea with claims of hazardous health conditions aboard their cruise ship.

CBS4–03/08/2013

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