Florida Department of Health
The Florida Department of Health is warning residents about a viral mosquito-borne disease.
Health officials have confirmed a second U.S. case of a mysterious virus that has sickened hundreds in the Middle East.
Florida health officials are launching a new program aimed at curbing alarming obesity rates in the state.
State health officials are warning people to be vigilant about mosquito bites after discovering an extremely rare human case of Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, a mosquito-borne illness that causes inflammation of the brain.
The hope inspired by statistics that showed a dramatic decrease in the number of reported child deaths due to neglect or abuse was dashed when it was discovered that new policies were responsible for the change, rather than an overall upward trend in parenting techniques.