Mike Walton, a Florida man from Palm Harbor said he got stuck with a hook while fishing. Soon, his hand swelled and blistered. Doctors at Tampa General Hospital are treating him for necrotizing fasciitis.
Legacy Pharmaceutical Packaging recalled one more lot of heart and blood pressure medication losartan made by Torrent and distributed by Kroger, Co., stores. The meds have too much potential carcinogen NMBA.
If you’re living with toys on the floor, messy backpacks and clothes spilling out of drawers, take heart: Teaching your kids how to sort, clean and organize is possible and a key ingredient for future success.
Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) is a non-breast cancer that is associated with textured breast implants. It’s not breast cancer, rather it’s a type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
The best treatment for a wrist fracture may be surgery, which fixes the fracture and holds it it in place with screws and a metal plate. This allows immediate rehab, which helps someone regain full motion.
A Broward County jury awarded $24.5 million in damages to the family of Lilia Torres, who died after childbirth. Doctors had delayed her C-section by more than 14 hours, which led her to bleed to death.
Listening to poems in English and Spanish from Shel Siliverstein, Francisco Xavier Alarcón and E.E. Cummings, students at the Brucie Ball Education Center were taught poetry as part of O, Miami Poetry Festival.
While studies show a component in cannabis called cannabidiol (CBD) lowers inflammation and may help treat eczema, rosacea and psoriasis, we do not know just yet which topical skin care products will work best.
A team of researchers from Florida International University and Institute for Agro-Environmental Science in Japan discovered a new arsenic-based broad-spectrum antibiotic that can counter antibiotic resistance.
The thyroid is a small but important gland. Shaped like a butterfly and found below the Adam’s apple in the neck, it controls the body’s metabolism, including how a child grows and how the brain develops.
Some Chewy Chips Ahoy! in 13-ounce packs have been recalled by Nabisco parent company Mondelez Global because they might have an “unexpected solidified ingredient” that might have made consumers sick already.
If a patient undergoes a facelift, tummy tuck or liposuction and loses weight shortly thereafter, much of what was gained in the cosmetic surgery will be lost due to fat loss. Doesn’t apply to nose or eyelids.
The loss of a loved one can take a physical and emotional toll on you. Grief can produce stress in your body. The process can be different for everyone, and people may even experience “complicated grief." Learn more here.