TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state Supreme Court has upheld judges' rulings to remove three proposed state constitutional amendments, all offered by the Legislature, from Florida's..
The U.S. birth rate has dropped for the second year in a row, and experts think the wrenching recession led many people to put off having children. The 2009 birth rate also set a r..
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than 3 million seniors may have to switch their Medicare prescription plan next year, even if they're perfectly happy with it, thanks to an attempt by the go..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A number of kids weren't allowed back to school Monday because they didn't have the proper immunizations to attend class. The Lee County Health Department was pa..
MIAMI (AP) - The federal agency that is overseeing Florida's controversial Medicaid pilot program says it will work with the state to review the program. In 2005, Florida's Agency ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Flu shots are available at major drug stores.Store like Walgreen's and Rite Aid are offering flu vaccinations. These shots have become an important source ..
DOVER, Del. (AP) - A former Delaware doctor charged with sexually assaulting more than 100 of his patients also may have given diluted or expired vaccines to children. State health..
ATLANTA (AP) - An egg company is expanding its recall of potentially salmonella-tainted eggs. The Wright County Egg of Galt, Iowa, is recalling 380 million eggs. Hundreds of people..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new survey says Americans aren't feeling any more secure about their medical care after enactment of President Barack Obama's health overhaul. The Robert Wood J..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Medical Association is protesting the American Medical Association's support for President Barack Obama's health care overhaul. The state group..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Osteoarthritis affects more than 21 million people with 10 million cases specifically of the knee. Available treatment options are limited and patients are..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hundreds of soldiers who were discharged from the Army for personality disorders may actually have been suffering from the traumatic stresses of war.According to ..
ALBANY, NY, - Researchers at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York have combined the very new with the very old to develop a paint that can kill even the most resistant ..
MIAMI (AP) - A Haitian girl who had an 18-pound tumor removed by Miami surgeons over five years ago will have to undergo another operation to remove a tumor regrowth. Marlie Casseu..
CAPE CORAL, Fla - Rumrunners restaurant, located at Cape Harbour in Cape Coral, will host a fantastic evening of culinary delights and sunset cocktails to benefit Barbara's Frien..
(CBS) Girls in the U.S. are hitting puberty at younger ages, according to new research. At age 7, about 10 percent of white girls and 23 percent of black girls had started d..
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Twenty states and the nation's most influential small business lobby said Friday a federal court in Florida must hear their challenge to President Barack Oba..
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A dangerous heat wave baked a large strip of the nation, from Texas to New York on Thursday, forcing football players to move practice sessions into the..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Medicare is in better shape because of President Barack Obama's sweeping health care overhaul, and the hospital fund for elderly Americans will stay afloat a doze..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Jacksonville nurse plans to sue the hospital where she works over the treatment she received for an infection that nearly killed her and caused her to l..