Tag Archives: hospital

Skydiving Student Hopes To Land On Feet Month After Accident

By on February 15th, 2014 | Last updated: February 15, 2014 at 8:44 am

Raquel Rizkalla’s 10th skydive jump ended in severe injury when she failed to properly steer her parachute for landing. The 19-year-old UF sophomore hit a metal fence, causing broken ribs, a shattered pelvis and a broken femur. A month later, the teen looks forward to jumping again even though she can’t currently walk.

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Woman Found Dead in Car at Gainesville Hospital Garage

By on January 13th, 2014 | Last updated: January 13, 2014 at 5:14 pm

Police are investigating the probable domestic violence incident that led to a woman’s fatal stabbing.

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Tree Safety Emphasized After Gainesville Tragedy

By and on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 3:54 pm

After a a woman was killed and her husband was injured from a tree falling directly on their house on Wednesday morning, tree safety is being heavily emphasized.

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Gainesville Medical Practices Combine Eastern, Western Medicine

By on September 11th, 2013 | Last updated: September 11, 2013 at 5:01 pm

More Gainesville primary care centers, including the new North Florida Integrative Medicine Center, are putting checkups and acupuncture under one roof.

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Religion and politics clash

By on February 13th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:42 pm

President Obama Friday unveiled a new compromise for a contraception policy that would allow female employees of religiously affiliated institutions to seek contraception from their healthcare providers, regardless of a hospital’s policy. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Jordan Matich reports on the [...]

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