Health

This year, the flu season is expected to be among one of the worst to hit the United States.   

Orange County plans to spray 85,000 acres for mosquitoes starting this week.

Nursing Homes Say Adding Generators 'Huge Challenge'

Sep 25, 2017

Florida nursing-home officials made clear Friday they think it is unrealistic — if not impossible — to carry out a demand by Gov. Rick Scott that facilities quickly install generators that can power air-conditioning systems.

For the millions of people who are still without power across Florida, heat illness can be a concern.  

Making Your Water Safe After Irma

Sep 15, 2017

Several Florida counties - and some Tampa Bay area communities - remain under boil water notices after Hurricane Irma. The Florida Department of Health has tips for people living in those places.

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