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World AIDS Day: FL is heavily impacted by the HIV/AIDS epidemic

State officials on Tuesday commemorated those who are living with or have lost their lives due to HIV/AIDS, a global public health issue with...

FL is closing in on 800,000 COVID-19 infections as Election Day...

The Florida Department of Health on Monday reported 782,013 COVID-19 infections, up from more than 3,300 the day before. If those numbers continue daily,...

Florida’s COVID-19 death toll may be skewed; FL Surgeon General to...

Back in March, the Florida Phoenix wrote about an unusual situation related to COVID-19 deaths: The Florida Department of Health was taking a long...

State officials call for answers, investigations, into firing of FL data...

Top Democrats are calling for answers and investigations into a data scientist who was fired for "refusing to manipulate data" related to COVID-19 infections,...

Licensed FL pharmacists will be able to administer COVID-19 tests

In addition to hospitals, labs, certain university campuses and other locations, Florida's licensed pharmacists will be able to order and administer COVID-19 tests, Gov....

ACLU calls on FL to tackle racial inequalities during pandemic and...

The national American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Florida is calling on the state to provide more detailed race, ethnicity and other...

FL nursing students learn from ‘Virtual Clinicals,’ but will that work...

Ben Reams is a second semester nursing student at Tallahassee Community College. At this point of his education, he should be visiting Tallahassee Memorial...

Gov. DeSantis calls for NYC flight cutbacks because of coronavirus fears

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has called on the Trump Administration to restrict flights into Florida from coronavirus hot spots including New York.The governor said...

DeSantis invokes broad emergency powers against coronavirus; military field hospitals one...

Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an emergency declaration Monday allowing state and local agencies to waive laws, ordinances, and regulations if necessary to contain the...

Update on the expanding coronavirus outbreak in Florida, including the two...

New update Saturday afternoon: The Florida Department of Health announced a new "presumptive positive" case in Charlotte County and the person is isolated. (A...

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