Zika virus identified in two local residents

As the state of Florida begins to report cases of people contracting the Zika virus on U.S. soil, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) is taking steps to protect Ohioans from the mosquito-borne illness. Dr. DiFerdinando said the vast majority of people ... More..

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by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

3 babies test positive for bacteria at Maryland hospital

The hospital said three neonatal patients tested positive for the the presence of the bacteria, which can cause severe illness and death, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . "However,...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Swimming: Ledecky smashes own record to win women's 400m freestyle

Coming into these Summer Olympics, a given truth was that Ledecky would dominate and emerge as the games' biggest swimming star. Ledecky is also the favorite and the defending Olympic champion in the 800m...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Florida governor criticizes Washington for lagging in Zika fight

However, Rius said all 95 of pregnant women with Zika who have given birth have healthy babies. Lawmakers campaigning for re-election must explain to anxious constituents how they allowed this to happen. But th...More..

FDA's new rulings on e-cigarettes in effect from today
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

FDA's new rulings on e-cigarettes in effect from today

Those who would sell repackaged vape juices will have to comply with the FDA regulations and increase their prices because they are still considered as manufacturers by the FDA. The FDA rule being implemented t...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Abbott asks Obama for federal funds to combat Zika in Texas

The law also imposes certain restrictions on abortions and abortion providers. Now the onus is on the state of Florida to come through with a formal funding request. Fresno, Merced and Tulare County are among...More..