| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:07 PM
To vaccinate or not to vaccinate. That ... really shouldn’t be the question. But for some reason it is in America.
Deadly diseases such as measles and polio are no longer a threat to the majority of vaccinated Americans. (As The Times’...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:48 PM
For at least one Newport News shipyard retiree, parent company Huntington Ingalls' decision to drop Medicare-eligible retirees from the company's self-insured health plan, has had unexpected benefits.
Hampton resident Ashton Haywood initially...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The big guy in the water pitcher-filter market has practically become a common name, like Kleenex. But even Brita's most ardent fans might agree that those plastic containers aren't dinner party elegant.
There's a new player hoping to fill that spot:...
| May 5, 2013
Almost everywhere you look, you're bombarded with advertisements shilling products that promise "energy," "pep" and "vigor" — all with little to no side effects. You can buy the products at any convenience or grocery store or by mail order. With the...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 12:03 PM
TALLAHASSEE – A decades-long battle between the optometrists and the ophthalmologists nicknamed the “eyeball wars” may be at an end.
The Senate sent a measure to the governor Thursday that effectively ended a long battle between two...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:49 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good morning and happy Wednesday.
Here's what we're reading this morning.
* The Sun Sentinel reports that Broward County is defying the governor and letting navigators help sign people up for health care. The Sun Sentinel also...
| May 3, 2013
| 3:49 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- At the 11th hour, lawmakers voted to fund the state prescription drug monitoring program for one year.
Heading into the final day, there was no funding in the state budget for the drug database, which law enforcement has said is an...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Happy Freebie Friday!
I've got some great deals today! Slurp a free Jamba Juide, get a BOGO coupon at Pollo Tropical for nominating a teacher and save $10 at Red Lobster. There are lots of other freebies, coupons and free fun things to do listed, too....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:38 AM
It's Freebie Friday! This special, tax-free edition of my freebie-free-for-all is packed with retail coupons galore to stack on top of Florida's sales tax holiday, which runs through Sunday.
The sales tax exemption applies to computers and related...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Sign up for a fresh crop of samples from P&G Everyday.
Join and the Procter & Gamble site lets you order free samples of Cascade Platinum, Pantene ProV Expert. Gain Fireworks detergent and an exclusive coupon book.
Last quarter, I received a box...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through the weekend.