MIAMI (CBSMiami) – As the Labor Day weekend brings outdoor activities around South Florida, the The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County wants residents to take extra precautions when it comes to mosquitoes. 510 more words
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A reporter at the Telegraph said that negative feedback on social media sites amounted to bullying according to a GP practice subjected to adverse criticism. According to the practice the items had named staff, contained appalling language and were completely contrary to the NHS Zero Tolerance policy. 449 more words
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Ice Bucket Challenge is making the rounds on social media and in the CBS4 newsroom.
Evening Anchor Rick Folbaum was challenged by his evening Co-Anchor Irika Sargent after she got doused for a good cause. 296 more words
There are some concerns about a chemical in “Colgate Total Toothpaste,” which is designed to fight gingivitis. The anti-bacterial ingredient triclosan has been linked to cancer in lab animals, according to a Bloomberg News report. 239 more words
BOSTON (CBS) – Anyone who has had a C-section knows it’s not a pleasant experience. It’s major surgery and often wrought with anxiety and fear. Now one local hospital is trying to make it as pleasant for mothers-to-be as possible, something they’re calling a “Gentle C”. 532 more words
MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Bottled water is receiving a bad rap due to environmental concerns.
A company based in the Midwest is selling an alternative that claims to be more eco-friendly: water in a box. 234 more words