CBS Tampa Health News
- Officials: Zika Spread Through Sex by Man with No Symptoms U.S. health officials on Friday reported the first case of Zika spread through sex by a man with no symptoms of the disease.
- New Case of Zika Through a Local Mosquito in Florida County Officials say a second person in Palm Beach County, Florida, has contracted the Zika virus through a local mosquito.
- Miami Beach Official: No Confirmation of Zika Spreading A Miami Beach official says there's been no confirmation that mosquitoes have spread the Zika virus in the tourism-dependent city.
- Court Upholds Medicaid Fraud Convictions of 4 Florida Execs A federal appeals court has upheld the convictions of four Florida health care executives found guilty in a health care fraud investigation.
- What's Behind Growing Push to Punish Dealers in Fatal ODs? Faced with an alarming increase in opioid addiction, a growing number of prosecutors are charging dealers not just for selling but for the deaths of customers...
- South Florida Swimmer Contracts Brain-Eating Amoeba A person has been hospitalized after health officials say they contracted a brain-eating amoeba while swimming in Broward County, Florida.
- Looking to Land a Big Account? Skip Drinks, Try Sweatworking For years, business networking has meant after-work drinks or a shared meal. Now, for some, it's all about grabbing a pair of running shoes and bonding over a fitness class, thanks to sweatworking.
- Official: Mosquito Numbers Dropping in Miami's Zika Zone Miami-Dade County's mosquito control director says the insect's population is dropping in the Miami neighborhood health officials have linked to 21 Zika infections.
- In Miami, Clinton to Call on Congress to Act on Zika Virus Hillary Clinton will call on Congress to return to Washington and pass emergency funding for the Zika response during a visit to a Miami neighborhood dealing with the first U.S. outbreak of the disease.
- Fighting Zika in Miami The latest in the fight against Zika. CBS New York's Hank Tester reports.
- Bristol-Myers Drug Fails Lung Cancer Study, Shares Plunge A blockbuster cancer treatment failed in a key study as the drug's maker, Bristol-Myers Squibb, attempts to extend its usage for lung cancer patients.
- CDC Director: Miami Mosquitoes Succumbing to Aerial Sprays The head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says aerial spraying of the insecticide naled is killing many mosquitoes in a Miami neighborhood where the insects apparently transmitted Zika to 15 people.
- Florida Gov Offers Free Zika Test Kits for Pregnant Women Florida Gov. Rick Scott says pregnant women statewide can get a free Zika test to determine whether they've been infected with the mosquito-borne virus.
- The Latest: Rare Drug Rushed to Brain-Eating Amoeba Patient COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on a person in South Carolina fighting a rare brain-eating amoeba (all times local)
- Texas Medicaid to Cover Mosquito Repellent Amid Zika Fears AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — State health officials say Texas Medicaid will cover the cost of mosquito repellent for pregnant women amid concerns over the Zika virus.