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U.S. News & World Report: Lee County 27th on healthiest …

Details: SWFL didn't make list of 500 healthiest in U.S. but Lee County is 27th in the state. Lee County missed the list of the top 25 healthiest counties in …

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Abortion will remain legal in New Jersey despite Supreme …

Details: 0:04. 0:38. The U.S. Supreme Court decision Friday that allows states to set their own laws about limits on abortion is expected to change nothing in New Jersey, a state with some of the strongest

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Experts: Arizonans will get abortions even after Roe v.

Details: A leak in May of a draft high court ruling on a Mississippi abortion law — the case is Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization — …

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Where to get COVID shots for kids under 5 in Palm Beach County

Details: Parents can call FoundCare at 561-432-5849 to schedule an appointment. As a federally qualified health center, FoundCare serves patients regardless of their ability to pay. It preordered shots

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COVID vaccine for kids: Most pharmacies can't give your …

Details: Many states in the Northeast don’t allow pharmacists to give vaccines to children at all, restricting the minimum age to 18. Other states have age restrictions ranging from 6 …

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Jupiter Medical, UF Health plan Palm Beach Gardens …

Details: 0:37. The newly formed alliance of UF Health and Jupiter Medical Center is planning a host of new developments, most of which are for the 70-acre vacant parcel of land in the Alton community in

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COVID vaccines for kids: Most parents taking 'wait and …

Details: In polling data from April, 18% of parents said they would vaccinate their young child right away, while 27% said they definitely wouldn't and 38% said they'd wait and see. Some parents say the

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Covid vaccines for kids 6 months to 6 years available.

Details: Healthy children ages 6 months to 6 years would get two shots of Moderna's vaccine four to eight weeks apart. They would probably need a third dose, though the timing hasn't been worked out

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Local health officials report first probable monkeypox …

Details: Riverside County public health officials reported Wednesday the first probable case of monkeypox in the county. An eastern Riverside County man, who is under the age of 60, was seen in an

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Dobbs vs. Jackson Women's Health Organization: A timeline

Details: With Friday's historic Supreme Court decision in favor of the state of Mississippi in the case of Dobbs vs. Jackson Women's Health Organization that overturned Roe v. Wade, below is a look at how

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Can you still buy Plan B

Details: Still, challenges in accessing this kind of emergency contraception continue – and the barriers aren't equal for everyone. Plan B's $40 to $50 price tag is …

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Marco Rubio, Rick Scott fail to support bipartisan gun safety bill

Details: 6 hours ago · Editorial | Florida's senators failing us on gun reform. If U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio and Rick Scott can't bring themselves to support even a watered-down, bipartisan first step toward easing gun

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Roe v. Wade decision brings calls to defend reproductive rights

Details: 1 day ago · In a sweeping 5-4 decision released shortly after 10 a.m. the court overturned the constitutional right to abortion established 49 years ago by the Roe v. Wade decision. The decision, which also

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Two anti-abortion protesters arrested outside Lakeland clinic

Details: Wade on Friday, a small group of anti-abortion activists stood in front of the only Polk County clinic that offers the procedure. Soon after that, two of …

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Misoprostol and mifepristone medicine: What is the abortion pill

Details: No, health officials say. When used within the first 10 weeks, mifepristone and misoprostol safely terminated 99.6% of pregnancies with low rates of complications.

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Roe v. Wade decision on abortion means new fight for advocates

Details: The data shows more than 59,000 abortions were listed as elective, for 74% of the total, while nearly 17,000 abortions were done for social or …

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SCOTUS Roe v Wade decision: Biden, Obama, Pence, others react

Details: Surgeon General Vivek Murthy on Friday called the Supreme Court’s decision overturning Roe v. Wade a “a major step backward for …

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Mental health services should be up to doctors, not insurers

Details: We paid with unimaginable, unending, all-consuming grief. On Jan. 11, 2015, our 15-year-old son, Jake, died by suicide. He died because our insurance company deemed his mental health treatment as

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Roe v. Wade overturned: What Arizonans need to know now

Details: Jackson Women's Health Organization has overturned Roe vs. Wade and allows states to put their own policy on abortion access. Judgments handed down from the Supreme Court take 25 days to take effect.

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Apple iOS 16: The new ways iPhone, Apple Watch try to keep you …

Details: iOS 16: From sleep tracking to medications, Apple is trying to keep you healthy. Apple devices track your heart rate, your steps, and how hard you work out. In some cases, users said they saved

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Arizona reacts to Supreme Court Roe v. Wade abortion ruling

Details: Arizonans, health professionals and politicians react to Roe v. Wade abortion ruling. Arizonans responded quickly and powerfully to Friday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that Americans no longer have

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For gun checks, mental health records can still be a blind spot

Details: Mental health records can prevent someone from legally purchasing a firearm. New Hampshire, Montana and Wyoming are the three states that don't report into the system. Hardline gun rights groups

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Supreme Court abortion ruling: Finding common ground on …

Details: On the contrary, the ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization allows states to restrict abortion or ban the procedure entirely. In reality, many people want to support women’s

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Bucks County organizations react to Roe v. Wade ruling

Details: The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 31,018 abortions in 2019, the latest available data. That was down from 37,284 abortions reported in 2009. In Bucks County, 778 procedures took place

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Roe v Wade protests in Savannah, people rally for abortion

Details: The overturning of Roe v. Wade, the 50-year-old case that upheld the constitutional right to an abortion, marked a watershed moment in the history of reproductive rights and triggered spates of

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Nikki Fried jabs at DeSantis after Florida bows out of vaccine effort

Details: 0:07. 1:45. ORLANDO — Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried is on the offensive. Within two days, Florida’s only statewide elected Democrat has hosted two …

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What to know about Colorado's abortion laws and state trigger laws

Details: In March, the Democratic-controlled state House and Senate passed the Reproductive Health Equity Act, or RHEA, that codified the right to an abortion into state law, making Colorado an oasis of

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Monkeypox: What Californians need to know about the virus …

Details: Symptoms can occur five to 21 days after exposure, and include fever, headache, muscle aches, swollen lymph nodes, rash and lesions often in the genital and perianal region. Illness typically

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Roe v. Wade overturned: Memphis reaction outside of Planned …

Details: Wade. Sidewalks and street corners outside of abortion providers in Memphis were largely empty in the immediate hours following the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a 50-year legal

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Roe v. Wade: What to know about abortion, Plan B, birth control

Details: What to know about birth control as Americans await Supreme Court decision on Roe v. Wade. States continue to await the Supreme Court's final decision regarding abortion rights in the U.S

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Roe v. Wade abortion overturn will lead to mental health risk: …

Details: It's assumed that abortion procedures cause pain and trauma, but research shows that isn't true. Studies found that having an abortion doesn't increase the mental health risk: Being denied one does.

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Florida Roe v Wade: What does overturn mean for state's abortion …

Details: Abortion clinics are regulated by Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration. The name, address and phone number for each clinic can be found using the agency’s online facility locator by picking “Abortion clinic” in the “Facility/Provider Type” field. There are 55 clinics in Florida spread across the following counties

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Roe v Wade: Tennesseans react to historic US Supreme Court ruling

Details: The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday overturned the landmark Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion nationwide. The decision means abortion access is now a state issue. In Tennessee, a near-total

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Roe v. Wade overturned: How it impacts Michigan abortion law

Details: 1 day ago · Almost nine out of 10 of the nearly 30,000 abortions performed in 2020 in Michigan were done at a free-standing outpatient surgical facility, according to the state health department.

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Tensions high in Fort Collins as Supreme Court overturns Roe v.

Details: A mix of elation, anger and disbelief converged in Fort Collins Friday following the U.S. Supreme Court's reversal of Roe v. Wade, the court's landmark 1973 decision that decriminalized abortion

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Roe v. Wade: Columbus officials react as abortion at risk in Ohio

Details: Wade. The U.S. Supreme Court struck down Roe v. Wade on Friday morning, putting abortion access in jeopardy across many American states for the first time in nearly 50 years and prompting swift

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In Uvalde, from the police chief to the investigation, much remains …

Details: She is CEO of The Ecumenical Center, a mental health nonprofit in South and Central Texas that has been helping Sutherland Springs since 2017, when a gunman shot 26 people to death at a church

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Roe v. Wade being overturned explained. A breakdown of …

Details: 1 day ago · What was the Dobbs case? The Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the last abortion clinic in Mississippi, challenged a state law in …

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What Roe v. Wade being overturned means in California

Details: Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down its landmark Roe v. Wade precedent in a 5-4 decision, ending nearly 50 years of guaranteed abortion access for American women. The historic ruling has

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