Stories about Health

Feb 10 2016

A disheartened Cam Newton crumbles to the ground

The Carolina quarterback's behavior in a post-game press conference has drawn ire from many. One, for not diving for his own fumble late in the fourth quarter with the ...

Feb 10 2016

CDC sends Florida 950 kits to test for Zika virus antibodies

Altogether, 50 cases of Zika have been diagnosed in the USA, all in people who had traveled to one of the 30 countries where the virus is active, according to the Centers...

Feb 10 2016

Metro Public Health Department offers free flu shots

Brooks Patterson said in a statement. With this increased in activity, public health officials are reminding everyone that influenza immunizations are recommended for a...

Feb 09 2016

United States athletes urged to skip Rio Olympics over Zika threat

Two more cases of travel-related Zika virus have been confirmed, bringing the statewide number to 16, according to the Florida Department of Health on Monday. Colombia is...

Feb 09 2016

Chipotle offers free burritos as company holds food safety meeting

The fast-casual Mexican chain, which has been buffeted by a series of E. coli and salmonella outbreaks, temporarily closed locations across the US on Monday for a com...