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Guest opinion: Give this federal legislation a fighting chance
Ron DeSantis and the Florida Legislature this year passed comprehensive legislation to make communities more resilient and address sea level rise.
Ian: Florida residents recall harrowing storm that was ‘like a river out of nowhere’
After the storm made landfall in southwest Florida on Wednesday, the beach towns were the first to absorb the brunt of the hurricane’s 155 mph winds. Towns including Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel Island ...
Will Ian aftermath spread COVID? Cases were falling in Fla. before storm hit
Florida hospitals were treating 1,609 COVID-19 patents, which is less than half than the summer peak. Will Ian's aftermath change that?
Marco Rubio, Rick Scott urge Senate leaders for more funds to recover, rebuild Florida after Hurricane Ian
Sen. Marco Rubio, Sen. Rick Scott sent a letter to Senate Appropriations Committee chairs to get more funds to recover and rebuild Florida after Ian.
New COVID-19 booster shots coming to a pharmacy near you
The hope is that these shots will improve protection against the currently circulating viruses that cause Covid-19. PHILADELPHIA ... and see if there's any side effects of the new one," said ...
Covid-19 pandemic linked to early onset of puberty in some girls
compared with 6.8 among those diagnosed during the covid-19 outbreak. A statistical analysis suggests this wasn’t a chance finding. “We know stress can cause earlier puberty, so that’s ...
Let’s mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on women businesses - BoG deputy Director
Mrs Clarrisa Kudowor, a Deputy Director, Bank of Ghana (BoG), has called on stakeholders within the business sector to join forces with the central bank to help mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on ...
Sickle cell disease: Understanding its impact on Florida’s infants | Opinion
In Florida alone, care cost was $600 million with ... There are also long-term effects, children not receiving necessary services are at greater risk of dying or suffering from cognitive defects ...
3 in 5 'excess deaths' in Singapore during COVID-19 pandemic caused by the virus: MOH
SINGAPORE: Nearly three in five "excess deaths" in Singapore during the COVID-19 pandemic were directly caused by the coronavirus ... it will have very adverse impact on health outcomes from ...
Central Florida faith leaders prepare for TS Fiona impacts to Puerto Rico
Local faith leaders have already started planning for the impact of Tropical Storm Fiona ... thousands of Puerto Ricans who came to central Florida after Maria made landfall.
COVID-19 Leading Cause of Death for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
COVID-19 was the leading cause of death among people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD's) in 2020. The corresponding study was published in the Disability and Health Journal. IDD's ...