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  • When hope was gone, parents turned to Google to save baby

    When hope was gone, parents turned to Google to save baby

    Thursday, August 28 2014 11:11 AM EDT2014-08-28 15:11:34 GMT

    They were told by multiple doctors that there was no way to save their baby. That's when they took matters into their own hands, and it ended up being the right choice.

    They were told by multiple doctors that there was no way to save their baby. That's when they took matters into their own hands, and it ended up being the right choice.

  • ALS patients aren't always getting your ice-bucket donations

    ALS patients aren't always getting your ice-bucket donations

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:47:12 GMT
    The majority of the ice-bucket challenge donations are heading to the National ALS Association, where they spearhead much of the research into treatments for the disease. But many people don't realize the Florida ALS chapter is a separate group charged with patient care, and they don't get money from the national association.
    The majority of the ice-bucket challenge donations are heading to the National ALS Association, where they spearhead much of the research into treatments for the disease. But many people don't realize the Florida ALS chapter is a separate group charged with patient care, and they don't get money from the national association.

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    Both American Ebola patients released from Emory University Hospital

    Both American Ebola patients released from Emory University Hospital

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:25:39 GMT
    "Today is a miraculous day. I'm reunited with my family" Dr. Kent Brantly stated to a room full of international media, doctors, and family. Brantly is one of two patients now released after recovery of the Ebola virus.
    "Today is a miraculous day. I'm reunited with my family" Dr. Kent Brantly stated to a room full of international media, doctors, and family. Brantly is one of two patients now released after recovery of the Ebola virus.
  • In the battle against lice, in steps the 'Nit Fairy'

    In the battle against lice, in steps the 'Nit Fairy'

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-08-20 01:40:03 GMT
    You might mistake Dana Ferlita's digs for a beauty shop. But Dana calls herself the 'Nit Fairy.' She uses no insecticides and no chemicals. Just elbow grease.
    You might mistake Dana Ferlita's digs for a beauty shop. But Dana calls herself the 'Nit Fairy.' She uses no insecticides and no chemicals. Just elbow grease.
  • Hospital produces video to raise awareness of concussions

    Hospital produces video to raise awareness of concussions

    Thursday, August 14 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-08-15 00:47:41 GMT
    All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg has produced a video explaining sports concussions to teachers and guidance counselors. Many coaches have already been educated about brain injuries, but doctors want more people who work with young athletes to be on the lookout.
    All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg has produced a video explaining sports concussions to teachers and guidance counselors. Many coaches have already been educated about brain injuries, but doctors want more people who work with young athletes to be on the lookout.
  • Waterborne parasite closes splash park

    Waterborne parasite closes splash park

    Friday, August 8 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-08-08 15:54:52 GMT
    If your kids took a dip at the Tarpon Springs Splash Park last month, there's a health alert you should be aware of. Pinellas County health officials confirmed three cases of cryptosporidium, known often as just 'crypto.' 
    If your kids took a dip at the Tarpon Springs Splash Park last month, there's a health alert you should be aware of. Pinellas County health officials confirmed three cases of cryptosporidium, known often as just 'crypto.' 
  • Sarasota now blames 'underlying condition' for man's death

    Sarasota now blames 'underlying condition' for man's death

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:39 AM EDT2014-07-31 14:39:39 GMT
    Health officials in Sarasota now say a man -- thought to have died as a result of flesh-eating bacteria -- actually died from other medical conditions.
    Health officials in Sarasota now say a man -- thought to have died as a result of flesh-eating bacteria -- actually died from other medical conditions.
  • The Bay Area's biggest gut-busting meals

    The Bay Area's biggest gut-busting meals

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-07-30 19:36:17 GMT
    The Center for Science in the Public Interest has released their annual "Xtreme Eating" list, which names nine of the most monstrous meals on restaurant menus.
    The Center for Science in the Public Interest has released their annual "Xtreme Eating" list, which names nine of the most monstrous meals on restaurant menus.
  • Brain stimulator treats depression using magnets

    Brain stimulator treats depression using magnets

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:52 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:52:43 GMT
    We all have them -- stuck to our refrigerators, our desks, and even our cars. Now magnets are helping doctors treat depression and maybe even PTSD.
    We all have them -- stuck to our refrigerators, our desks, and even our cars. Now magnets are helping doctors treat depression and maybe even PTSD.
  • Healthy lunch and snack recipes from Hillsborough schools

    Healthy lunch and snack recipes from Hillsborough schools

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 1:11 PM EDT2014-07-29 17:11:31 GMT
    Hillsborough County Public Schools District Chef Benjamin Guggenmos shares healthy and delicious recipes on Good Day Tampa Bay.
    Hillsborough County Public Schools District Chef Benjamin Guggenmos shares healthy and delicious recipes on Good Day Tampa Bay.
  • Pop that cork...for a facial?

    Pop that cork...for a facial?

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:40:06 GMT
    Evangeline is one of the few spas in the country to offer this new trend of vino therapy with Caudelie products developed from a vineyard in Bordeaux, France.
    Evangeline is one of the few spas in the country to offer this new trend of vino therapy with Caudelie products developed from a vineyard in Bordeaux, France.
  • Personalized cancer drugs: The future of treatment?

    Personalized cancer drugs: The future of treatment?

    Friday, July 18 2014 2:40 PM EDT2014-07-18 18:40:56 GMT
    At Tampa's Moffitt Cancer Center, Dr. Eric Haura and his team are studying how to better treat cancer by targeting the building blocks of the disease. He says it's a big change from the past.
    At Tampa's Moffitt Cancer Center, Dr. Eric Haura and his team are studying how to better treat cancer by targeting the building blocks of the disease. He says it's a big change from the past.
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