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Stop the Abuse of Brain Injured Patients--Investigate FINR ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, abuse, FINR, Florida, Neurology, healthcare, protection, family )

Nancy
- 741 days ago - change.org
A recent Bloomberg report by investigative journalist David Armstrong reveals FINR's long history of abuse. Patients are promised country club-like accommodations and then restricted to small cabins. Some former residents say little therapy takes place.
Follow-Up: Cancer Cluster In Florida
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, cancer, death, cluster, florida, study, research )

Sally Ann
- 1658 days ago - newsblaze.com
This is a classic case of too little, too late. How can you possibly console a community that has been devastated by a cancer cluster.
Surfers For Autism Lets Autistic Children Ride the Waves
Health & Wellness  (tags: autism, Florida, Boca Raton, water, success, program )

Raffi
- 1842 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
Autism is the fastest-growing developmental disorder in the nation and affects one in 150 children. These children face tremendous challenges in communicating and are socially withdrawn, but a local group has created a day that levels the playing
D'Zhana Simmons Lives for 118 Days Without a Heart Before Getting Transplant - USA
Health & Wellness  (tags: usa, florida, heart heart transplant, artificial, arificial heart, life saving, teenager, good news, medical breakthrough )

Chrissy
- 2106 days ago - news.com.au
D'ZHANA Simmons says she felt like a "fake person" for 118 days when she had no heart beating. "But I know I really was here," the 14-year-old said, "and I did live without a heart."
Does Your Medicare Plan Offer Your Neighbor a Better Deal?
Health & Wellness  (tags: USA, Medicare, health care plans, Florida, nonprescription drugs, universsal health care programs )

K. A.
- 2150 days ago - bulletin.aarp.org
companies don't offer the same benefits in his hometown of Delray Beach, a Palm Beach County community, as they do in Miami, only about 50 miles away. He is furious. Read on....!!
Father Beats Newborn to Death Because He Wanted a Son and Not a Daughter
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, child abuse, murder, fathers, florida, sick, insane, mentally ill )

Kristy
- 2419 days ago - imperfectparent.com
A Winter Haven man was charged with murder, accused of fatally beating his 4-month-old daughter because he wanted a son, authorities said. Marcos Gomez-Romero, 28, told investigators that he beat Ariana Rodriguez Romero to death.
Death Of Student Raises Meningitis Concerns
Health & Wellness  (tags: Florida, Univ. of FL, bacterial meningitis, contagious diseases, college campuses, Tampa )

K. A.
- 2529 days ago - www2.tbo.com
Monday, University of South Florida student, 19, died bacterial meningitis, a contagious disease that struck the outgoing, vivacious Rachel Futterman. Students start getting vaccinations.....
Could Florida Beach Sand Make You Sick? Possibly
Health & Wellness  (tags: bacteria, sand, E. Coli, florida )

Linda
- 2545 days ago - chron.com
A new two-year study of beaches in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood and Miami found sand tainted with E. coli and other potentially harmful bacteria in levels 100 to 1,000 times greater than what's in the water lapping at the shore
   

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