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Lawmakers concerned: FL Surgeon General won’t disclose suspected cases of the...

Amid concerns about what residents know and don’t know about the deadly coronavirus, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees appeared before a state Senate committee...

FL Senate set to begin confirmation review of Surgeon General Rivkees....

The Florida Senate is scheduled to begin the confirmation process for state Surgeon General Scott Rivkees this week, and it could become controversial.The Senate...

Hepatitis A cases increased in December compared to the prior month,...

Florida saw a 16 percent increase in hepatitis A cases in December compared to the prior month, according to the Florida Department of Health.There...

State health officials seek budget boost to contain the hepatitis A...

Florida health officials are asking for $15 million in the new state budget to contain an outbreak of hepatitis A and other emerging diseases,...

Gov. DeSantis unveils water-quality website for the public; promised legislation still...

Gov. Ron DeSantis unveiled a Florida water-quality website Tuesday to raise public awareness about water pollution, related health risks, and cleanup initiatives.It also raises...

Facing mounting deaths and rising cases, Florida’s hepatitis A crisis is...

Florida has a hepatitis A crisis.More Floridians have died from the highly infectious liver disease than any other state in the nation, except Kentucky,...

Democrats have a few questions for Florida’s new surgeon general

A brief exchange in the Florida Senate Health Policy Committee on Tuesday could foreshadow a rough confirmation process for state Surgeon General Scott Rivkees.Republican...

Hepatitis A cases continue to rise in Florida

Despite a declaration of a public health emergency last month, Florida continues to see a rise in Hepatitis A cases.Since Aug. 1, when Florida...

Public health emergency declared over Florida’s Hepatitis A outbreak

With Hepatitis A cases nearly quadrupling in the first seven months of this year compared to last year, Florida Surgeon General Scott Rivkees has...

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