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    Law makers looking to ban smoking in cars with children

    // Florida -- The debate over a bill to ban smoking in any vehicle while a child is present is heating...
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    UF researches discovered rare virus in ticks thought to have vanished

    // Gainesville, Florida — University of Florida researchers have discovered a rare virus that belongs to the family Arenaviridae. Some arenaviruses...
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    Churchill Dentistry raided for the second time

      Ocala, Florida -- Churchill Dentistry, formerly Polliwog Dental, is back in the spotlight once again. In addition to child abuse allegations, there have been allegations...
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    Statement released: Dr. Asad Qamar, of the Institute for Cardiovascular Excellence PLLC (ICE), speaks...

    // Ocala, Florida -- Florida cardiologist, Dr. Asad Qamar, of the Institute for Cardiovascular Excellence PLLC (ICE), has released a video...

    DOJ investigation: Dr. Asad Qamar, Institute for Cardiovascular Excellence PLLC (ICE) and Dr. Humeraa...

    // Ocala, Florida -- Department of Justice Official Press Release -- The government has intervened in two lawsuits against a Florida...
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    Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT)

    // Tallahassee, Florida — Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT), the statewide youth-led movement, announced the names of its new Youth Advocacy...
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    Ebola in Ocala?

    // Ocala, Florida — Ocala Post has received dozens of e-mails asking about a case of Ebola in Ocala. The news report...
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    Free Food Day event at Ocala Public Library

    // Ocala, Florida -- Children ages 4 through 9 can enjoy interactive games, sing-a-longs, reading, and crafts while learning about the...
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    Nurse may have killed as many as 38 patients

    // Ravenna, Italy - Nurse Daniela Poggiali, 42, was arrested on October 10, 2014, on charges of murder. The nurse, whose nickname...
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    Warning from officials about Halloween contact lenses

    // Tallahassee, Florida -- The Florida Department of Health and local law enforcement agencies carried out Operation Jack-O-Lantern, October 8, 2014,...
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    The Ebola virus and important facts

    // Texas - Ebola can infect humans and animals, and spreads through bodily fluids. Scientists believe that fruit bats are the...
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    Walmart dropping health benefits

    // Walmart is dropping health benefits at a time when sickness is at an all-time high. On Tuesday, October 7, 2014, Walmart...
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    First confirmed case of Enterovirus D68 in Polk County

    // Polk County, Florida – The Florida Department of Health announced the first confirmed case of an Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) infection...

    Ocala nurse suspended from practicing

    // Ocala, Florida -- John H. Armstrong, MD, FACS, State Surgeon General and Secretary of Health, ordered the emergency restriction of...
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    Marion County Firefighters turn out in pink this October

    // Marion County, Florida – In addition to fighting fires, responding to car accidents, and other medical emergencies, your Marion County...
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    Chikungunya fever cases confirmed in Florida

    // Tallahassee, Florida – The Florida Department of Health today confirmed the first cases of locally acquired chikungunya (chik-en-gun-ye) fever, one...
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    Free swim lessons available for children

    // Ocala, Florida -- Drowning is the number one cause of unintentional injury-related death for children ages 1–4. On average, more...
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    WIC offices will close in July

    // Ocala, Florida -- The Florida Department of Health in Marion County today announced the WIC offices located in Dunnellon and...
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    Third horse tests positive for Eastern equine encephalitis near school

    // Ocala, Florida -- Today, July 3, 2014, The Florida Department of Health in Marion County advised residents that a horse...
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    Full moon on Friday the 13th

    // For the first time in nearly a century, there will be a full moon rising tonight, Friday the 13th. And...