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October 14, 2019 12:24 PM

Authorities say they are stepping up security at a Palm Coast hospital after it was placed on lockdown for a few hours.

October 14, 2019 12:20 PM

With 1,299 reported cases of lung injuries associated with vaping and electronic cigarettes across the nation, the federal Centers for Disease Control...

October 14, 2019 12:13 PM

The parent company of health insurer Florida Blue is offering $400,000 to companies that can help caregivers.

October 12, 2019 03:30 PM

The health law again faces possible legal evisceration with a court ruling in Texas v. Azar anticipated this fall. Here's what it's about and what's stake.

October 11, 2019 09:21 PM

Amendment 4 restored voting rights to more than a million Florida residents with a felony conviction.

October 11, 2019 11:25 AM

Florida’s prison system, the third largest in the nation, has long faced issues with contraband drugs, yet the state agency that grapples with the...

October 10, 2019 12:31 PM

A Republican lawmaker wants to crack down on the titles that health care providers use when they identify themselves to the public.

October 10, 2019 12:25 PM

Florida had 13 vaping-related pulmonary illnesses reported last week, bringing the number of cases to 52 as of Saturday, according to data from the...

October 10, 2019 12:17 PM

Florida’s insurance commissioner is considering whether to sign off on an average 5.4 percent reduction in workers’ compensation insurance rates despite...

October 09, 2019 12:49 PM

The firm that reviewed the design of a Miami university bridge that collapsed and killed six people last year was mistakenly listed in a Florida state...