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Want to sleep at Cinderella’s Castle? Here’s how…

Win a chance to stay at the iconic Disney landmark with proceeds benefiting Florida Hospital for Children The incredible opportunity also includes airfare to Orlando,...

Apopka Police Department provides medication collection

From APD News This week the Apopka Police Department (APD) installed a medication collection box in the lobby of the police department – part of...

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Smartphones: Are they Smart for Kids?

The VOICE of Health From Florida Hospital Apopka Let’s face it: smartphones can be downright addictive. With the whole Internet just a click away, it’s no...

In the News: Ovary removal to lower cancer risk

The VOICE of Health From Florida Hospital Apopka Risk-reducing surgeries like salpingo-oophorectomies and preventive mastectomies have been in the news a lot lately, in part because...

Increase in Risk-Reducing Mastectomies Linked to “Jolie Effect”

The VOICE of Health From Florida Hospital Apopka There’s no arguing that celebrities can have an impact on our lives. They set trends, make headlines and...
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Massive vegetable recall underway

From USA Today Six companies across the United States, including Whole Foods Market, Meijer and Albertsons, have issued dozens of food recalls since Friday, due to potential...

What to expect when you visit the Emergency Room

The VOICE of Health The REAL Stories of the ER From Florida Hospital Sitting on the edge of your couch, you’re likely drawn in by the wonder...

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...