Top Stories

Joe Di Maggio Children s Hospital aims to recover children who suffer from strokes

Joe Di Maggio Children’s Hospital aims to recover...

One in 4,000-5,000 children suffer a stroke each year in the U.S.

More
healthcare.gov

Mike Segar/Reuters

Appeals courts differ on health care

It was a tale of two rulings -- the best of times and the worst of times for Obamacare in the federal appeals courts.

First, a three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit court of appeals ruled Tuesday against a key component of the law -- the federal…

More
Costco

Rich Brooks/CNN

Listeria tests prompt fruit recall

If you've picked up fruit at Costco, Trader Joe's, Kroger or Walmart stores recently, keep reading.

Wawona Packing Co. is voluntarily recalling peaches, nectarines, plums and pluots that were packed at its Cutler, California, warehouses between…

More
Affordable Care Act website

Brian Snyder/Reuters

Split decisions on ACA: The impact on 4.7M Americans

Two opposing court rulings issued Tuesday sowed confusion about whether 4.7 million Americans can keep their health care subsidies.

More

XL Love How the Obesity Crisis is Complicating America's Love Life

Rodale Books

'XL Love': How fat is affecting our sex lives

When it comes to what she deems the American "obesity crisis," Sarah Varney says, it's easy enough to focus on the raw numbers: Sixty-nine percent of Americans are overweight, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and 35.1…

More
Burger King

Sara Bonisteel/CNN

China scare snares Burger King, Papa John's

Burger King and Papa John's joined the list of companies caught up in a Chinese food scandal that has spread to Japan.

On Monday, local regulators suspended the operations of Shanghai Husi Food, a subsidiary of Illinois-based OSI Group, and ordered…

More
MERS CoV virus

NIH

MERS may be airborne, scientists say

The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, better known as MERS, may be an airborne virus, according to an observation paper published Tuesday in the journal mBio.

More

health, stethoscope

istock

7 things to know about epilepsy

An estimated 2.3 million adults in the United States have epilepsy, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Actress Sky McCole Bartusiak, who passed away Saturday, was one of them.

Bartusiak's mother said her daughter had…

More
Nicole Durham

Nicole Durham/iReport

'Marathon' style helped her lose 100 pounds

Like so many people, Nicole Durham was tired of being overweight. No one bullied her, and she didn't have a health scare. She was just sick of looking and feeling bad.

More

ABC

Probiotics could lower your blood pressure

The bacteria can be found in foods like yogurt, sour milk and cheese. Probiotics are also sold as dietary supplements without the fat.

More

Doctor Database

Most Popular on Local10

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Recent South Florida Health Features

Women exercise, fitness, weight, dumbbell, gym

Common injuries of the shoulder

Find out some common injuries to the shoulder and how to prevent them.

mom, mother with baby

Pregnancy advice for midlife moms

As more women between the ages of 35 and 39 are having babies, get tips…

Blood test

Treatment options for prostate cancer

There are several treatments available for those suffering from prostate…