COVID Cases Surge In Florida, Doctors Challenge Gov. DeSantis To Come Up With A PlanMore South Florida hospital patients will have to endure being there with less support.
Florida Doctors Face New Rules For Smokeable Medical MarijuanaNew rules laying out the do’s and don’ts physicians must follow when certifying patients to smoke medical marijuana took effect last week, but it’s not clear that doctors or patients are fully aware of them.
As Highly Infectious COVID Delta Variant Spreads, Doctors Are Worried About Unvaccinated ChildrenMore than four million children have been infected with COVID-19 in the U.S. since the start of the pandemic, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Florida Sees Surge In COVID Cases, FIU's Infectious Disease Expert Dr. Aileen Marty Said Delta Variant Is Big ConcernFlorida saw a significant jump in the number of new COVID-19 cases in the past couple of weeks as the more contagious Delta variant continued to spread.
Unvaccinated Adults Make Up Most New COVID-19 Cases In South Florida But Breakthrough Cases Also ExistThe number of newly confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Florida is among unvaccinated adults but so-called breakthrough cases also exist but are difficult to track.
Florida Saw Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Last WeekFlorida saw an uptick in COVID-19 cases last week as it neared a total of 38,000 resident deaths from the virus.
Black Men Are 3 Times More Likely To Die From Prostate CancerResearchers at New York University say Black men could benefit the most from advanced screenings.
Study: About 6% Of Cancer Patients Who Get COVID Vaccine Don’t Develop Immune Response To VirusDoctors say cancer patients should continue to take precautions, including masking and social distancing.
Health Experts Stress Food Safety On 4th Of July As Foodborne Illnesses Increase With Warmer, Humid TempsJuly 4th weekend is here and that means many of us will be enjoying family, fun, and food. But health experts are reminding everyone that foodborne illnesses increase with warmer, humid temperatures.
Former UM Coach Mark Richt Diagnosed With Parkinson'sFormer University of Miami head football coach Mark Richt has announced that he's been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
Red Cross Says US Facing 'Severe Blood Shortages' As Country ReopensEvery two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood, according to the Red Cross. But the U.S. is now experiencing a severe shortage with the reopening of the country in the pandemic.
'We Need To Get To 70 Percent By July 4th': Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava Hopes To Meet Biden Admin. GoalMiami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava is urging the community to get vaccinated, hoping to meet a goal set by the Biden Administration.
'The ACA Is Here To Stay': Florida Lawmakers React To Supreme Court Decision Saving ObamacareFlorida Democrats are happy with the Supreme Court decision that saved the Affordable Care Act from another Republican challenge.
Supreme Court Rejects GOP Challenge To Obamacare, Preserving Insurance Coverage For MillionsThe Supreme Court dismissed a challenge to the Affordable Care Act on Thursday in a decision that will leave the law intact and save health care coverage for millions of Americans. The justices turned away a challenge from Republican-led states and the former Trump administration, which urged the justices to block the entire law.
South Florida’s Steamy Weather Might Help Suppress COVID Spread During SummertimeResearcher found that meteorological factors such as warmer temperatures, increased humidity and higher levels of UV radiation are associated with decreased transmission.