June 4, 2014

6 killed over the weekend in I-95 Crashes

I have to say – in the two years of blogging,  I have not read about a crash that caused DOT to have to close part […]
June 4, 2014

4 Hurt in near Head-On Crash in Mandarin

Channel 4 reports on a tragic accident that occurred yesterday afternoon.  4 hurt in near-head-on Mandarin crash.  The crash happened at Old St. Augustine and Kori roads […]
June 2, 2014

Study lists dangerous chemicals linked to breast cancer

I just read about a new study that came out recently which found certain chemicals that are common in everyday life have been shown to cause […]
May 29, 2014

Clotting Time Test Strips Recalled Due to Inaccuracy; Possible Serious Injury

The FDA has issued a Class I recall and directed Alere San Diego to recall the Alere INRatio2 PT/INR Professional Test Strips because the results disagreed with the confirmed PT/INR reference […]
May 28, 2014

Pool Safety Part 2: Preventable Pool Chemical Injuries

Thousands Sent to Emergency Room by Preventable Pool Chemical Injuries The CDC recently released a study which found that injuries from pool chemicals led to nearly […]
May 27, 2014

It’s summer time – are our pools as safe as they should be?

It is obvious by walking outside that summer is upon us.  The stifling heat makes us want to find the nearest pool to cool off, but […]
May 22, 2014

VA investigating Florida hospital wait lists

An audit team sent to the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center in Gainesville, Florida, discovered a list of patients needing follow-up appointments that was kept on […]
May 21, 2014

Jacksonville one of the most dangerous communities in the country for pedestrians

Channel 4 reports in a study that was released this week which ranked the most dangerous areas in the country for pedestrians.  The study lists Jacksonville as […]
May 20, 2014

Are Doctors failing to diagnose Lyme Disease and what is the impact?

May Is Lyme Disease Awareness Month In Florida! Recently Channel 4 had a great article on their website pertaining to Lyme Disease.  I don’t know a […]