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How Advanced Lab Testing is Helping People with Diabetes

The VOICE of Health From Florida Hospital Apopka November is National Diabetes Month. And according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 30 million...

Our calculator will guess how many healthy years of life you...

By Dr. Jay Vadiveloo, and first published in the conversation.com As the old saying goes, the only things certain in life are death and taxes....

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2nd Annual Free Clinic at Apopka Farmworker’s Association this month

The VOICE of Compassion From the Farmworker Association of Florida The Farmworker Association of Florida is holding a Free Clinic on Monday, October 16th from 4...

Teen who survived brain-eating amoeba celebrates anniversary

The VOICE of Health "I literally owe him my life" From Florida Hospital It’s been a year since Sebastian DeLeon defied overwhelming odds to survive primary amebic...

Florida Hospital doctors return from Puerto Rico, share riveting experiences

The VOICE of Compassion From Florida Hospital The physicians traveled via Blackhawk helicopters to treat patients in remote areas worked at hospitals on the brink of...

Your First Mammogram: What You Need To Know

The VOICE of Health From Florida Hospital Apopka So it’s time for your first mammogram and you’re nervous. Whether it’s your first time or you’re a...

Why aren’t gun related incident studies being federally funded?

Emergency responders and doctors are reduced to sharing anecdotes when they should be compiling evidence. By Jeremy Samuel Faust of slate.com An emergency department after a mass...

Las Vegas Attack: Tips to Help Loved Ones Heal from Afar

The VOICE of Compassion From Florida Hospital Apopka Some local residents may be wondering how they can best offer support and words of hope to grieving...

The connection between health and hunger

Local food bank, hospitals partner to combat food insecurity  Approximately one in six Central Florida residents are struggling with hunger or food insecurity – increasing...

What you know about drowning could be wrong

The VOICE of Health From Florida Hospital Apopka Water is as much a part of us as we are a part of it — we need...

So what’s with the pink flamingos at City Hall?

The VOICE of Compassion From Florida Hospital Apopka A flock of pink yard flamingos is taking up residence outside Apopka City Hall for the month of...

One breast cancer survivor’s journey of healing through hope and help

The VOICE of Hope From Florida Hospital Apopka There are more than 3.1 million breast cancer survivors in the United States. And one of those courageous survivors...