TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's insurance regulators say the market is ripe for companies wanting to write medical malpractice products in the state. The Office of Insurance Reg..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Lee County Commission and Financial Marketing Concepts Inc. are launching a new prescription drug discount program. The new Coast2Coast Rx card will al..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - William Rosemann, the area manager for UnitedHealthcare, stops by WINK to let us know about Medicare and what beneficiaries need to know about the coming y..
NEW YORK (AP) - The male-female orgasm gap. The sex lives of 14-year-olds. An intriguing breakdown of condom usage rates, by age and ethnicity, with teens emerging as more safe-sex..
MIAMI (AP) - For the first time in more than a decade, the federal government is funding sex education programs that aren't based solely on abstinence. But they're not just about h..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is due to speak at a gathering of AARP members in Orlando. Sebelius' address Friday is expected to focus ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The NephCure Foundation will be holding Fort Myers’ first NephCure Walk on Saturday, October 2, 2010, at 10 a.m. (9:30 a.m. registration) at Lakes Reg..
NAPLES, Fla. - A Southwest Florida store is donating a portion of their proceeds from all pink wine sales during the month of October to local Breast Cancer Awareness Group, Bosom ..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - The Collier County Health Department is offering flu and pneumonia vaccines at conveniently located churches and community centers throughout the county.For ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new Associated Press poll finds many Americans don't support President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. But the main reason may be surprising: People who th..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A new Florida law cracking down on 'pill mills' that dispense powerful prescription painkillers is being challenged in federal court.A company operating pa..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - This is now the second year that the influenza vaccine is recommended for all children. Doctor Annette Mackoul discusses the importance of the flu shot and more.
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - This Sunday get out your walking shoes and help the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America. Take steps for Crohn's & Colitis is CCFA's National evening wa..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Phillip Woods isn't one to take retirement sitting down. For the second time in four years, the 72-year-old Naples man is on a mission to walk across th..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida Kohl’s Safety for Center will be providing free car seat safety inspections on Saturday, Sept. 25 a..
ATLANTA (AP) - The government says nearly all U.S. teens have had formal sex education, but only about two-thirds have been taught about birth control methods. The Centers for Dise..
More than 1.2 million Chuck E. Cheese light-up rings and toy eyeglasses are being recalled over concerns thatchildren might swallow the small battery inside the toys. The Consumer ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama is challenging the nation's restaurants to add more healthy options to menus, label those items more prominently and market nutritious f..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - The Obama administration wants a judge to dismiss a lawsuit by 20 states that claims the president's health care overhaul plan is unconstitutional. Federal a..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal appeals court on Thursday permitted federal funding of stem cell research to proceed temporarily until the court rules on the merits of the Obama admini..