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Bay News 9 - health Doctors Without Borders pulls out of UN humanitarian summit (AP) The international medical aid agency Doctors Without Borders has pulled out of the first U.N. humanitarian summit, saying the meeting won't address ... Read More
May 6, 2016editor


Bay News 9 - health European court OKs crackdown on e-cigarettes, packaging (AP) The European Union's top court dealt a blow to the tobacco industry Wednesday by approving sweeping new rules that will require plain cigarette packs, ... Read More
May 5, 2016editor


May2016 - Health News Orthopaedic Associates adds team members CLEARWATER – Orthopaedic Associates of West Florida recently welcomed Dr. Ali Zahrai to its surgical team, as well as two physician’s assistants, a physical therapist and an occupational therapist.... Read More
May 4, 2016editor


May2016 - Health News Report shows increase in nurse vacancies “Demand for Nurses in Florida: The 2015 Survey of Florida’s Nurse Employers,” the Florida Center for Nursing’s report, surveyed six nurse-intensive industries to evaluate the state’s demand for registered nurses, ... Read More
May 3, 2016editor


Bay News 9 - health Monkey bars alert: Playground concussions are on the rise (AP) Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.Most injuries ... Read More
May 2, 2016editor


May2016 - Health News Morton Plant Mease to offer free skin cancer screenings CLEARWATER – The 20th annual Morton Plant Mease Melanoma Monday event, where health experts offer free skin cancer screenings to the community, will be Monday, May 2, ... Read More
May 1, 2016editor


Apr2016 - Health News Nar-Anon Family Groups meet weekly The Nar-Anon Family Groups are a worldwide fellowship for those affected by someone else’s addiction. As a 12-step program, the groups offer help by sharing experience, strength and hope.... Read More
April 30, 2016editor


Apr2016 - Health News Free dental services offered at Give Kids a Smile! Feb. 27 Dental exams, X-rays, cleanings and any needed services such as fillings will be offered to children and teens through the age of 18 during the ... Read More
April 29, 2016editor


Bay News 9 - health Harvard students isolated amid mumps outbreak (AP) A mumps outbreak at Harvard University has affected 40 members of the school community in the last two reports ( that nearly a dozen ... Read More
April 28, 2016editor


Apr2016 - Health News Advanced Medical earns accreditation Advanced Medical of Florida, with offices in Clearwater and Seminole, has demonstrated its commitment to patient safety by gaining accreditation from the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities.... Read More
April 27, 2016editor