CDC: Connection Drawn Between THC, Vaping Illnesses; 1 Death In Florida, 70 Reported CasesThe federal government on Monday acknowledged that THC products are “playing an important role” in the multistate outbreak of vaping-related illnesses and recommended that people not use vaping devices that contain THC.
Experts Stress Importance Of Vaccinations As Flu Season Picks UpFlu season is picking up, with federal health officials reporting sharp increases in flu activity nationwide.
CDC Expands Recall Of Kellog's Honey SmacksIf you have any Kellog's Honey Smacks cereal tucked away in your pantry, throw it out. Now!
Nasal Flu Vaccine Pricked By CDC, Officials Recommend Shot InsteadThere was a major announcement from the Centers For Disease Control Thursday regarding the flu vaccine and children.
Broward Emergency, Health Officials Talk Zika Preps & PreventionBroward Emergency Management and health officials held a meeting to talk about Zika prevention and preparedness.
Obama Asking Congress For Emergency Funding To Combat ZikaPresident Barack Obama is pushing for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to battle the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Zika Concerns Has Broward Mosquito Control ScramblingMosquito Control has been bombarded with calls since the governor declared a health emergency in Broward because of the Zika Virus.
History Says Florida Is More Prepared For Zika Virus Than MostConcerning the Zika virus and the insect blamed for its spread, Florida's history of fighting off mosquito-borne outbreaks puts the state in possibly a better position than most.
Zika Virus Hits Broward, Governor Vows To Prevent SpreadGovernor Rick Scott announced three new incidents of the Zika virus showing up in Florida, including one case in Broward County.
Gov. Scott Declares Emergency In Dade Over Zika VirusA health emergency has been declared in Miami-Dade and three other counties due to the Zika virus. Governor Rick Scott signed the order Wednesday to cover Miami-Dade, Lee, Hillsborough and Santa Rosa counties.
WHO: Zika's Possible Link With Birth Defect "A Public Health Emergency" World Health officials met Monday for an emergency session to decide whether the mosquito-borne Zika virus and a possible link to a birth defect should be considered a Public Health Emergency of International Concern.
WHO Officials To Hold Special Session On Zika VirusWorld Health officials will meet Monday for an emergency session on the Zika virus as the amount of cases for the mosquito-borne virus keeps growing.
CDC Releases Guidelines For Infants Infected With Zika Virus Health officials released new guidelines for evaluating and testing infants that may have the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
CDC Warns Of More Countries With Zika CasesHealth officials added more countries to the list of places to watch out for when it comes to the mosquito-born Zika virus.
Zika Cases Reported In Dade, Hillsborough CountyFlorida health officials have confirmed three cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in the state.