| Apr 11, 2015
| 7:12 PM
There they are, millions of them packed into small, thin straws, surrounded by the cloud of nitrogen oxide in the belly of a large tank housed in the new Cryos International sperm bank.
One day, a gay couple, a single woman, or a husband and wife will...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 2:58 PM
Sweat drips from Jay Parsons' forehead as he slides his paint brush along the porch railing at the Hubbard House.
He signals over to a few of the volunteers to help paint while others grab mulch to spread throughout the garden surrounding the house.
| Apr 3, 2015
| 3:04 PM
TALLAHASSEE — In Florida's budget battle, there's an 800-pound gorilla in the emergency room.
The House and Senate are divided on how to tackle two issues related to Medicaid, resulting in a $4.2 billion gap between the two chambers' budgets. Here...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 6:42 PM
TALLAHASSEE — The House and Senate advanced competing budgets Wednesday, setting up what could be a weekslong showdown between the two chambers over Medicaid funding.
The Senate's $80.4 billion spending plan is about $4.2 billion more than the...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:36 AM
TALLAHASSEE – A day after free-market group Americans for Prosperity launched an ad campaign targetting Florida Senators in favor of a Medicaid expansion plan, a coalition of businesses and hospitals released their own ad backing the plan.
| Mar 26, 2015
| 3:24 PM
An adult international traveler who attended a conference in Kissimmee had measles, the Florida Department of Health confirmed Thursday.
The person attended a conference at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center March 16-17. The traveler spent...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 4:11 PM
Addalynn, Madison and Kathryn Campbell were born nine weeks early at just about 2 pounds each, their little organs still not completely ready for the outside world.
Their mother, Jennifer, was too stressed and not ready to pump her own milk to feed the...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 12:25 PM
Unlike the imaginary monsters of our childhoods, the ones lurking under the beds, in the closets or outside the windows on moonlit nights, the monster haunting Deborah Romero is real.
She had rounds of chemotherapy followed by radiation therapy to get...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 7:01 PM
The expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act went nowhere the past two legislative sessions in Tallahassee.
This year, Central Florida leaders are working behind the scenes to craft bipartisan support for expansion.
"There is no question that...
| Mar 7, 2015
Thousands of Central Floridians will have to scramble to find new health providers or pay out-of-network fees if Florida Blue and Florida Hospital do not come to an agreement over their contract by June 1.
Florida Blue officials didn't say how many...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 9:32 AM
Nopetro-Orlando LLC, which specializes in natural-gas fueling stations, purchased 13.6 acres at John Young Parkway and Lynx Lane in Orlando.
Part of the site will provide compressed and liquefied natural gas to large distribution fleets, including the...