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Florida Gov. Signs Bill For Use Of Pot Strain

Some patients in Florida are going to be able to use a strain of low-potency marijuana under a bill signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott.

CBS Tampa–06/16/2014

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Study: Not Eating Red Meat May Lower Breast Cancer Risk

According to a new study, young women who eat less red meat may have a lower risk of developing breast cancer later in life.

06/13/2014

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Study: Wealthy And Impoverished Get Different Types Of Cancer

A new study shows the level of poverty or wealth in an area may affect the types of cancers people get.

05/28/2014

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Study Finds Obesity Can Have Negative Effect On Young Breast Cancer Patients

A new study says obesity can have a negative effect on young breast cancer patients.

CBS Tampa–05/16/2014

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Study: Chemical BPA May Raise Risk Of Miscarriage

New research suggests that high levels of BPA might raise the risk of miscarriage in women.

10/21/2013

Air Force Special Operations airmen show off survival tools to kids from Make A Wish during a June 21 visit to MacDill Air Force Base (photo credit: Franco Ripple/CBS Tampa Bay)

The Current: NBA’s Marreese Speights & Stephen Graham, Make A Wish Kids Visit MacDill AFB, Gail Goodman and Chris Steinocher on National Small Business Week

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (June 23rd) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio player above to catch the whole episode featuring: NBA players Marreese Speights of the Cleveland […]

CBS Tampa–06/24/2013

National Safe Boating Week is May 18-25, sponsored by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, National Safe Boating Council and National Weather Service. (photo credit: safeboatingcouncil.org)

Listen to The Current’s May 18-19 show: Safe Boating Week, Paddle Against Cancer, Asthma in Tampa Bay, Sykes Our Heroes

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition of The Current? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring: Jim Fogle, Public Education Officer with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary on […]

05/21/2013

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Opinion: Mitt Romney The Cigarette Peddler

It turns out that Mitt Romney made millions and saved the company he was running by peddling cigarettes in the former Soviet Union and in the United States in the early 90s.

10/16/2012

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Did Sheryl Crow’s Cell Phone Give Her A Brain Tumor? We Break Down The Science

Sheryl Crow said that she thinks the benign brain tumor she has was caused by cell phone radiation, but is that really possible?

09/12/2012

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Mother Of Natalie Cole Passes Away After Battle With Cancer

Maria Hawkins Cole, widow of jazz crooner Nat “King” Cole and mother of singer Natalie Cole, has died in South Florida after a short battle with cancer.

07/12/2012

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