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The Current: Rachel Potter and Spring Awakening Cast, Veterans Wheelchair Games, $100k Humana Nonprofit Grant, Changing the Emergency Room Visit

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (July 14th) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio player above to catch the whole episode featuring: Spring Awakening cast members Rachel Potter, Chase […]

CBS Tampa–07/15/2013

The Current host Franco Ripple interviews Dr. David Decker of Florida Hospital for the June 15-16 episode (photo credit: Jennifer McVan/Florida Hospital Tampa)

Listen to The Current’s June 15-16 Show: Florida Hospital Tampa on Stroke, Startup Weekend Tampa Bay, Gov. Frank Keating and Jeff Rogo on Housing: Buying vs. Renting

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition of The Current? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring: Dr. David Decker, Director of the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Florida Hospital […]

CBS Tampa–06/17/2013

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Study: Pre-Hypertension Significantly Increases Risk Of Stroke

According to the report, if the top blood pressure number, the systolic number, is in the range of 120 to 129 the risk of stroke increases by 22-percent. When that number climbs to 130-139, the risk increases to 79-percent.

CBS Tampa–09/29/2011

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