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Bacterial outbreak found in Orlando linked to contact with pet store puppies

A team of epidemiologists at the Florida Department of Health in Orange County is being credited with discovering what caused more than 100 people in 18 states to get sick after being exposed to a drug-resistant strain of...

Orlando's first medical marijuana drive-thru dispensary now open

Orlando now has its first medical marijuana drive-thru. Curaleaf opened its doors Friday at its location along Semoran Boulevard in Orlando. The concept behind the dispensary is the same as others that are already based in Orlando. But...

Dave Ramsey: Pay it off

Dear Dave,I can't decide what to do about my car. I owe $8,000 on it, and I have the cash to pay it off with plenty left over. One of my co-workers said I shouldn't pay it off,...

First fatality of this year's flu season is child, officials say

Florida health officials say a child is the first to die during this year's flu season.The Florida Department of Health's Bureau of Epidemiology said in a report that the unidentified child tested positive for influenza B and died...

Bill Tinsley: Respecting women

Our nation was deeply moved last week as Dr. Christine Blasey Ford told her story before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Her sense of terror and vulnerability were palpable. Millions, both men and women, were moved to tears. She...

Stay Tuned: True crime podcast ‘Dirty John’ comes to TV

TV Insider is a weekly roundup of what's happening in the world of television. From ratings winners and losers to the latest news items to what shows are generating buzz, TV Insider keeps you up to date on...

Woman left 2 kids left in hot car at Jacksonville hospital, police say

A Georgia woman was arrested Tuesday after she left two children inside a hot car at a hospital on the city's Southside, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.Esther Primack, 29, is charged with two counts of child neglect, reported...

First responders sport pink service vehicles for breast cancer awareness

First responders in Orlando and Orange County have unveiled newly wrapped pink service vehicles to help raise breast cancer awareness.Orange County Fire Rescue, the Orlando Fire Department and the Orlando Police Department teamed up with Orlando Health as...

Stay Tuned: Long-running ‘Doctor Who’ debuts the first female doctor in series history

TV Insider is a weekly roundup of what's happening in the world of television. From ratings winners and losers to the latest news items to what shows are generating buzz, TV Insider keeps you up to date on...

Breast cancer and men

This article appears in Paint it all Pink magazine 2018.Having a mother or daughter who carries a mutation on the BRCA1 or 2 genes puts women at an increased risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer. The same...

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Oscar-winner Julianne Moore helps unveil Cuomo initiatives

Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore has helped New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration unveil the governor's series of initiatives aimed at improving the lives...

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