Ocala Neurologist Will Pay Money To Resolve Allegations Of Prescribing Medically Unnecessary And Unreasonale Prescription DrugsActing United States Attorney Karin Hoppmann announces that Florida Neurological Center, LLC and its owner, Dr. Lance Kim (61, Ocala), have agreed to pay $800,000 to resolve allegations that Dr. Kim prescribed medically unnecessary and unreasonable prescription drugs, specifically, Acthar Gel®, which cost the Medicare program approximately $35,000 each time Dr. Kim prescribed a five-day supply.
California Doctor Takes Interest In Helping Florida Fight COVIDA doctor in California has taken a strong interest in COVID-19 testing in Florida, among other states. He and his team are developing an at-home antibody rapid test and believes testing should increase, regardless of what politicians say.
Florida Authorizes Edibles In Licensed Medicinal Marijuana DispensariesEffective today, the state of Florida authorized Licensed Medical Marijuana Dispensaries to produce and sell THC-infused edible products.
Teen Lost Contact Lens, Doctors Find It In Her Eyelid 28 Years Later28 years later, doctors found the missing contact… embedded in a cyst in her left eyelid.
Suicide Survivor Gets 'Ultimate Second Chance' After Historic Face TransplantA young woman has been given a new lease on life one year after becoming the youngest person to undergo a face transplant in the U.S.
FDA Expands Recall Of Blood Pressure Drug Valsartan Due To Cancer ConcernThe US Food and Drug Administration expanded the list of drugs being recalled that contain valsartan.
Boy Who Had Chunk Of Brain Removed Has Almost Fully RecoveredDoctors in Pennsylvania say a young boy has almost fully recovered after having a large portion of his brain removed.
Old Penguin Gets New Life After Aquarium Uses Acupuncture TreatmentAcupuncture has been a common practice among humans for centuries, but now humans are using acupuncture to give a penguin a new lease on life.
FDA Approves Treatment For Period Pain Faced By 200 Million WomenThe FDA has just approved a new treatment for a condition that feels like "tiny people skating on razor blades in your stomach," according to millions of women.
Over 200 Common Drugs May Cause Depression, Report WarnsHealth professionals are issuing a disturbing warning about common medications after finding that hundreds of drugs are putting people at risk of developing depression.
New Blood Test May Help Predict Premature Births For Pregnant WomenA new blood test is showing promising results for helping pregnant women know if they are at risk of a premature birth.
Army Doctors Transplant New Ear From Soldier's ArmAn Army soldier who lost her ear has received a revolutionary transplant which saw doctors grow a brand new ear on the patient's own arm.
Food as MedicineStudies have shown how important diet is to good health. Now more and more doctors are using a fresh approach to treatment. This New York doctor prescribes food as medicine.
Bill Gates Commits $12 Million To Help Find A Universal Flu VaccineAfter a devastating flu season around the world, Bill Gates is joining the search for a universal vaccine for the potentially deadly virus.
Hormone Linked To Autism May Provide New Test And TreatmentA test and possible treatment for autism may be on the horizon after a new study finds a link between the disorder and one particular hormone in the human body.