Department Defends Proposed Pot RuleHealth regulators are on the defensive about their latest attempt to get the state's medical-marijuana industry up and running, rejecting criticism from a legislative oversight panel while trying to assuage concerns of parents of sick children.
Sick Turtle Swims To Florida Keys' Turtle Hospital An injured green sea turtle swam into the boat basin of the Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys Thursday and was rescued.
Emphasis On Getting Young Adults Insured Is Growing In Florida A major push to educate uninsured young adults about their health insurance options under the Affordable Care Act is underway in Florida.
The Hidden Danger Behind ChickenChicken’s hidden danger. Everyone knows you have to cook it properly but experts say another danger is what happens before you a cook it.
How Well Does Your Doctor Know Specialists?The likelihood of primary care doctors who referred patients to specialist has increased, but how a physician may hear about specialists may come as a surprise to some patients.
Broward Schools: Norovirus To Blame For Student IllnessesA mystery illness, according to Broward County officials, that sent students at a elementary school sick has been identified as a virus.
Cyclospora Outbreak Has Sickened 24 In FloridaThe cyclospora outbreak stretching across the nation has now sickened 24 people in Florida, according to state health officials.
Pesticide Spill Sickens 5 TSA Agents At MIAFive Transportation Safety Administration screeners were taken to the hospital Monday after officials say they inhaled a pesticide while checking luggage at Miami International Airport.
S. Fla. Make-A-Wish Grants 9,000th WishA fishing trip off the Florida Keys for a Florida child with a serious heart condition became the 9,000th wish granted by the Southern Florida division of Make-A-Wish.
Bacterial Meningitis Case Reported At A Miramar Elementary School
Flu-Riddled Heat Display Fever Pitch Shooting Against Clippers LeBron James scored 30 points in another efficient performance, Dwyane Wade scored 20 and the Miami Heat dominated the middle two quarters on the way to an easy 111-89 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night.
Pepper Spray At Coral Springs Office Sends Several People To Hospital A Coral Springs doctor's office was evacuated Wednesday afternoon when as many as 16 people fell ill.
West Palm Beach Man Dies After Competing In Roach Eating ContestSome exotic cuisines leave diners with a bad stomach, but what one man consumed in Deerfield Beach Friday night may have been his demise.
How To Stay Germ Free Through School Yearoing back to school is synonymous for most kids with getting sick. Illnesses such as colds, flu, head-lice and pink eye are common but there are 5 major things you can do to stay germ free through the school year.