| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:23 PM
A middle-school-age child was severely injured Tuesday evening when he was struck by a car while crossing a Deerfield Beach road, Broward Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Dani Moschella said.
The incident happened around 6 p.m. at the intersection of...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:33 PM
A 10-month-old girl was rushed to the hospital Tuesday after being bitten by a dog in Deerfield Beach.
Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue received a call at 4:08 p.m. about a baby bitten by a dog, said the agency's spokesman, Mike Jachles.
The girl had been...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 3:05 PM
A 4-year-old girl and an adult passed out and four other people were overcome by potentially fatal carbon monoxide fumes from a portable cooker during a birthday party in a duplex apartment Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:54 PM
A man was taken to a local hospital with minor stab wounds after reports he was barricaded with a two-year-old child in a Dania Beach home, the Broward Sheriff's Office said.
The child was safe and deputies were leaving the scene by 9 a.m., officials...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Broward Health wants to establish residency programs to train doctors in internal medicine and general surgery after they graduate from medical school.
It's another step toward Broward Health's goal of becoming a renowned teaching hospital and joining...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Broward Health’s chief executive, who helped rebrand and renovate the county’s sprawling north public hospital and health care system, will retire at the end of his contract March 31, administrators announced Thursday.
President and CEO...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 11:47 AM
You're inside a jet airliner soaring toward Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. You hear sneezing, then the whispers: Someone on this plane might have Ebola.
Prepare to slather on the hand sanitizer.
On the ground at FLL, there's a lot of...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:09 AM
In January I felt a pea-size lump above my breast. My oncologist suggested that I schedule a mammogram/ultrasound. The results were not certain the tumor was malignant and my medical team suggested removal and a biopsy. A week after my surgery, I was...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
South Florida's hospitals are among the best in the nation, if there's anything to be gleaned from the annual medical center rankings that are all the rage in the patient watchdog landscape these days.
The Leapfrog Group, for example, awarded an "A"...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 3:39 PM
A gunman was left spouting apologies after police said he shot an accomplice during an attempted drug ripoff. He shot his victim as well — and a nearby car.
Clairmont "Squid" John, 25, Miramar, along with Jordanne Kerr, 19, and Antuan McGriff, 23,...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 12:09 PM
An armed robbery suspect -- who investigators say was accidentally shot by an alleged accomplice -- is out of the hospital and in a jail cell facing a charge of attempted murder, records show.
Jordanne Kerr, 19, made his first appearance in Broward...