Amid COVID Surge, Omicron Variant, Long Lines For TestingLong lines formed Monday at Tropical Park in southwest Miami-Dade where people waited in their cars to be tested for COVID.
Gov. Ron DeSantis: EvuShield, New Pre-Exposure COVID-19 Drug Coming Soon To FloridaGovernor Ron DeSantis, alongside State Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo, has announced a  new treatment to prevent getting COVID-19.
Increase in Vision Problems Among Children Due To Increased Screen TimeHot holiday gifts for children often include technology, from phones to tablets to video game systems. Kids have spent much more time on screens during the pandemic and it’s leading to eye problems.
Omicron In Florida: First Case Reported In Tampa HospitalThe COVID-19 Omicron variant has officially arrived in Florida. The first case was detected at James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital in Tampa.
Survey Shows Some Of The Most Vulnerable To Severe Flu Illness Aren’t Getting Vaccinated Against ItDoctors say getting the flu vaccine is critical for patients with certain chronic health conditions.
Dr. Fauci: If You're Vaccinated, You Don't Have To Change Your Holiday Plans Due To Omicron VariantAt least five states are reporting COVID-19 cases that involve the omicron variant and health officials are urging Americans not to wait any longer to receive a vaccination or booster to better protect themselves and others.
More Than 1,300 Hospitalized In Florida For COVID-19Florida hospitals had 1,319 patients with COVID-19, including 239 in intensive-care units, according to data released Thursday.
New Case Of COVID-19 Omicron Variant As President Biden Works To Slow SpreadThe U.S. now has two confirmed cases of the Omicron variant as President Biden works to contain it.
South Florida Health Officials Prepare For Coronavirus Omicron VariantHealth Officials in South Florida are searching for the Omicron Variant right at home.
Celebrating Progress In The Battle Against HIV/AIDSOn World AIDS Day, there is encouraging news for people living with HIV.
FDA Advisers Endorse Merck's COVID Antiviral Drug In Narrow VoteA panel of the Food and Drug Administration's outside drug advisers voted narrowly Tuesday to back allowing Ridgeback Biotherapeutics and Merck's antiviral pills to be prescribed for COVID-19, following an hours-long meeting mulling the benefits and risks of molnupiravir to treat the disease in high-risk adults.
Omicron vs. Delta: Scientists Race To Determine Severity, Transmissibility & Vaccine EffectivenessLocal, state, federal, and leaders across the world are monitoring the spread of the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron.
COVID Omicron Variant: US Imposes Travel Ban From 8 African CountriesThe omicron variant has been detected in at least 14 countries, prompting a travel ban from South Africa and seven other Southern African countries.  The travel ban is effective Monday.
Researchers May Have Cracked The Code For The Best Kind Of Cuddle Experts have touted the health benefits of hugging for years, saying hugs can lower stress levels and boost self-confidence.
Researchers Find Link Between Diabetes And Risk Of Developing Breast CancerThe researchers' findings could help doctors better treat breast cancer and reduce the risk for patients who are obese or suffer from type-2 diabetes.