Opioids and Drugs Tampa

Florida Health Official Slams Biden Admin For Relaxing Prescription Opioid Standards

 Drug overdoses killed nearly 108,000 Americans last year, a shocking total driven largely by opioid abuse, especially fentanyl. Young Americans aged 18 to 45 were particularly vulnerable, as more of them died from overdoses than were killed in car crashes. Yet the Biden administration is…

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Florida Department Of Health: Protect Yourself Against The Flu This Season

TAMPA, Fla. – The Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County is reminding residents of the importance of protecting against influenza this season by getting a flu shot and practicing responsible hygiene. Flu shots are available through many healthcare providers and retail pharmacies, some of…

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Health Department Florida

Florida Department Of Health Citrus County Offers Free HIV Testing For World Aids Day

 CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. – The Department of Health in Citrus County (DOH-Citrus) will offer no-cost, walk-in HIV Testing Thursday, December 1 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the health department office in Lecanto. For questions about the testing call (352) 527-0068. For more information…

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Mental Health Pandemic

5 Reasons Why It’s Important To Educate Your Children On Physical And Mental Health

There are many essential things that parents need to teach their children, but physical and mental health should be at the top of the list. Unfortunately, too many parents don’t realize the importance of this until it’s too late. This article will discuss five reasons…

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The Florida Department of Health (Department) is monitoring an above-average number of cases of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in Florida communities.

Florida Department Of Health Addresses Respiratory Syncytial Virus In Florida

 The Florida Department of Health (Department) is monitoring an above-average number of cases of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in Florida communities. This common respiratory virus may cause a higher number of pediatric emergency department visits compared to previous years. RSV is an infection of the…

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