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Back-to-School Free Immunization Event coming this summer

The Florida Department of Health in Orange County (DOH-Orange) is urging parents to prepare their children now for the upcoming school year by attending...

Preventing Diabetes: 6 Great Supplements That Lower Your Blood Sugar

Those with diabetes must change certain parts of their lifestyles to decrease the condition and any other conditions that come with it. Having diabetes...

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Back-to-School Free Immunization Event coming this summer

The Florida Department of Health in Orange County (DOH-Orange) is urging parents to prepare their children now for the upcoming school year by attending...

Florida ranks 29th in senior health

Increases in Home-Based Health Services Provide More Care Options for Seniors, According to New Report From the United Health Foundation  Seniors have increasing access to home-based...

AdventHealth Apopka gets an A from patient safety group

From the AdventHealth Newsroom AdventHealth campuses in the tri-county area —  Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Kissimmee, Orlando and Winter Park — were awarded...

A Pink Affair: Mother’s Day mammogram screenings this week

From the Florida Department of Health in Orange County Gift yourself a FREE mobile mammogram!  On Friday, May 17th the Breast and Cervical Cancer Early...

Department of Health: Take precautions while enjoying fresh water activities this summer

From the Department of Health-Orange County Soon local schools will be closed for the summer and swimming activities will be on everyone’s checklist.  The Florida...

25th Annual National Infant Immunization Week: Don’t wait, vaccinate!

From the Florida Department of Health in Orange County During the week of April 27th through May 4th, the Florida Department of Health in Orange...

A drug for autism? Potential treatment for Pitt-Hopkins syndrome offers clues

By Daniel R. Weinberger, Johns Hopkins University In 2019, geeks are cool, and the idea that they might be on the autism spectrum is celebrated....

Measles case reported in Florida

Orange County residents urged to get measles vaccination From the Florida Department of Health in Orange County With the increase in measles cases across the US, the...

If my measles shot was years ago, am I still protected? 5 questions answered

By Eyal Amiel, University of Vermont As the measles outbreaks spread, many people are growing concerned. New York City declared a public health emergency and...

April declared “Organ Donation Month” as transplant donors, recipients, caregivers unite

Four-year-old organ recipient accepts proclamation to help raise awareness of organ donation.  From AdventHealth News April was declared “Organ Donation Month” in front of more than...