A funeral was held for long-time Union County Sheriff Gerald M. Whitehead ...
Medical marijuana supporters are planning to be out in force this weekend.
The CEO of Target apologized to the public for slower call center and website ...
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Sandalwood defeated Terry Parker 58-34 in boys ...
New statistics come after government offers hardship exemption to those who had their insurance policies canceled.
Jamey Jo McCoy says she's done Buddy Check 12 for years. Last year on December 12th she found a lump. Not just any lump.
Teens are shunning synthetic marijuana, such as K2 and Spice, but smoking more of the real thing, a national survey of more than 40,000 children in three grades found.
Are you seeing your prescription drug costs rise?
The latest data suggest that it's possible to be a pot head.
More than half of all adults in the United States take some sort of
multivitamin; many do so in hopes of preventing heart disease and cancer
or even to aid with memory.
The federal ruling on triclosan and other antibacterial ingredients lends new support to longstanding warnings from scientists who say the chemicals can interfere with hormone levels.
Teenage pot smokers could be damaging brain structures critical to memory and reasoning, according to new research that found changes in the brains of heavy users.
Denver couple was surprised to learn that they'd be having identical
triplets. The pregnancy was not aided by fertility treatments.
For years Jamey Jo McCoy says she&'s done Buddy Check 12. Last year on December 12th, she found a lump. Thank goodness Jamey Jo found the cancer and didn't let it continue to grow. She has become a Buddy Check 12 success story.
A loving husband found a unique and heartwarming way to help his wife get through chemo.
The diagnoses of breast cancer is something no person can prepare
themselves for. To help it's patients through the process, the Waldo
County General Hospital has a Breast Care Navigator.
Survival rates for women with breast cancer are encouraging, but for men the statistics are bleak. Research shows men are typically diagnosed later stage than women, and their mortality rates are 25 percent higher.
Supervised exercise may help relieve treatment-related pain among breast cancer patients, a new study finds.
Researchers say they can add a new option to the toolkit for women
who want to lower their risk of breast cancer - a pill called
For years there has been much discussion about mammography screening.
Several medical organizations have reviewed the scientific literature
and made various recommendations -- to begin screening at age 40, or to
begin at age 50. Some recommended screening every year; others said
every two years.
The Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday it would begin phasing out the use of antibiotics in animal feed that make animals grow faster on less food, while phasing in requirements for veterinary oversight of the remaining uses of such drugs.
The Jacksonville Jaguars are working to fill a growing need in our community.
you are looking to cut out processed sugar and substitute it with
something else, what's best? Not all sugar substitutes are created
Some pediatricians on the First Coast say a respiratory virus known as
RSV, respiratory syncytial virus, is spreading like wildfire right now.
teenager is being hailed as a hero by her family, after saving her
mother who began choking on a piece of candy. The thirteen year-old
girl learned the heimlich maneuver last year at school and put the
knowledge to live-saving use.
While Florida lawmakers and local municipalities crack down on the use
and sale and use of e-cigarettes, rules regarding when and where they
can be used remain inconsistent.
University officials on two coasts are struggling to get control of a dangerous meningitis outbreak, and arranging to provide a vaccine not licensed in the USA.
Stop worrying about the website and start talking about Obamacare's benefits.
The so-called window shopping feature on HealthCare.gov has been
improved and, as a result, so has the accuracy of the site's estimated
A semi-truck carrying produce crashed on Interstate 95 and the clean-up is slowing traffic on Saturday morning.
The bodies of a man and a child were found by Roswell police as they searched for a missing boy Friday morning.
Authorities say a 15-year-old high school freshman died despite rescue efforts by a Flagler County Sheriff's deputy and the boy's father, who found him hanging from a tree.
If you are scared being eaten by an alligator, you are not alone. It turns out other other alligators may share your fear.
Eight months earlier, when Hunt was 18, she was charged with having sex with a 14-year-old student at Sebastian River High School.
The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is searching for two suspects in a Friday night shooting in the 7300 block of Linda Drive.
The CEO of Target apologized to the public for slower call center and website access and is now offering a 10 percent discount to all customers after a massive data breach left information of about 40 million shoppers vulnerable to thieves.
Al Thomas spent days searching for his lost dog, then he reached out to First Coast News for help. He was rewarded for his hard work when he was finally reunited Friday.
For the third time in less than a week, a Florida driver was caught allegedly driving under the influence with a child in the car.
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