By Cassidy Whitson on October 16th, 2014 | Last updated: October 16, 2014 at 10:09 am
A resident of local homeless shelter Grace Marketplace diagnosed with scabies is causing concern about disease transmission and control. Grace Marketplace are concerned about a potential outbreak of an airborne disease.
By afisher on April 1st, 2014 | Last updated: April 1, 2014 at 10:57 am
Congress Passes Bill To Stop Payment Cuts To Medicare Doctors – The bill halts a 24 percent cut in the payments that would have started today. Congress acknowledges that the bill is a temporary, one-year delay and does not solve [...]
By Amanda Wood on April 18th, 2013 | Last updated: April 18, 2013 at 4:37 pm
Senior citizens are falling victim to a new Medicare scam that leads to identity theft.
By Sarah Brand on March 28th, 2013 | Last updated: March 29, 2013 at 11:28 am
Massive cyberattack hits Internet users – CNN.com – Internet users are facing slowed-down service due to what’s being called the biggest cyberattack in history. The assault is targeting the Spamhaus Project, a European spam-fighting group that has gone after CyberBunker, [...]
By Serina Braddock on February 20th, 2013 | Last updated: February 20, 2013 at 3:36 pm
Dog slips leash in St. Petersburg; angry passerby shoots owner – A man walking his dog was shot in the leg by a disgruntles motorist when the animal darted into the road, forcing the truck to stop. Police are still [...]
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By Brittany Bassler on February 19th, 2013 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 11:34 am
Sen. Bill Nelson met with doctors, policy makers and researchers at UF’s Institute of Aging Monday to discuss his goals for the future of elderly Americans. “Save Medicare,” he said. “Make it financially feasible given constrained budgets going on in the [...]
By Jane Schwed on October 17th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:06 pm
Medicare’s annual open enrollment period started this week, offering seniors the chance to change parts of their plans, if needed.