Covid: Florida Man Finally Home After 51 Days In Medically Induced ComaTampa Bay man receives outpouring of support from across the globe after waking from his 51-day medically induced coma to treat his COVID-19 infection.
Bed Bugs Out, Book Worms Welcome: Pasco County To Reopen LibraryCW44 News At 10 reported on September 5, 2020 that a Pasco County Library Closed Temporarily Due To Unexpected Visitors.
Positive Covid Cases See 2 Week High In Pasco CountyThe number of positive COVID-19 cases has increased significantly over the last two weeks in Pasco county. Officials held a meeting this Monday morning to review and discuss those numbers, among other Covid-related issues.
New Study: Physician 'Burnout' Contributing To Increase In Suicide RatesThe COVID-19 pandemic has brought on a troubling trend, a rise in suicides among physicians and now their families are asking for more protection and treatment options for doctors during the pandemic. Newly released data shows cases of burnout in healthcare are skyrocketing.
Rising Drug Costs In Florida Threaten Bay Area Independent PharmaciesIn Tampa Bay, there are close to 100 independent pharmacists that are at risk of shutting down because of lack of drug pricing regulations. Independent pharmacies are worried that this will cause pharmacy deserts and hundreds of millions of dollars in losses in Florida's economy.
Hillsborough County Issues Health Advisory For Two Tampa BeachesTwo Tampa beaches have been identified as health hazards due to high bacteria levels in the water.
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.
BREAKING: First 2 Bucs Home Games Will Be Played Without FansTampa Bay Buccaneer Season Ticket holders were just notified today via email that the first two regular season games will be played without fans.
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.
Pinellas County School Board Reviews Efforts In First Day Back To SchoolOne day after Pinellas County Schools reopened for students, district officials weighed in on what they saw during Tuesday’s school board meeting.
Hours From Florida Schools Reopening, Some Teachers Remain AnxiousPasco County teachers went back to their classrooms today. Teachers who were selected to teach students on campus are getting ready for them to arrive next week. CW44's Andrea Alvarez spoke with a Pasco County teacher who says he's anxious but maybe not in the good sense.
Several Pasco County Teachers: 'We Are Not In A Position To Open!'With the new school year rapidly approaching, teachers and parents in Pasco County, Florida are pleading to Pasco County School Board Members to reconsider original reopening plans. The School Board as responded with a list of detailed safety measures.
Local Entrepreneurs Utilize Pandemic To Disrupt Healthcare Tech IndustryLocal and national healthcare innovators and entrepreneurs, better known as disruptors in this case, are using the COVID-19 pandemic to get ahead in technology and medicine. Their plan: Disrupt The Bay.
Sharon Stone Feels Like A Different Person Since Having A StrokeSharon Stone feels like a different person since having a stroke.
Sarasota Woman Pleads For Mask Mandate To Protect Florida Seniors“I was very scared and I still am. I have pre-existing conditions. I would not survive it.” Susan Thomas lives in a small coastal town in Sarasota County who she says she’s living there afraid because she says nothing has been done to protect seniors during the pandemic.