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Bay County health officials are inviting the public to a meeting Thursday to discuss ways to better identify and address area residents’ health needs.

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It didn't take the dozens of striders long to finish the two-mile course through the Jake Gaither Neighborhood.

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Florida women are seeing positive advances in health care, including declining mortality rates for heart disease, breast cancer, and AIDS. However, suicide attempts are increasing. Published Tuesday, The Status of Women in Florida by County: Health & Well-Being analyzes data on women’s physical and mental health.

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This month is Diabetes Awareness Month, and a bipartisan push is underway to do more about the disease that is one of the leading cause of deaths among Floridians.

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A new Florida law requiring autism awareness training for law enforcement officers takes effect Sunday.

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Tallahassee's Ahmed Shrine Temple and its Daughters' Court held the yearly "Stepping for Diabetes" event Saturday (6/10) at Tallahassee Community College. This was the first time the fitness and health awareness happening was combined with the Florida African Dance Festival.

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Tuesday is American Diabetes Association Alert Day, and Bay County’s health officials are encouraging residents to make sure they’re not at risk.

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A Northwest Florida transportation service is now providing rides for people with diabetes—free of charge.

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Tuesday is Diabetes Alert Day, and Florida health officials are encouraging the public to learn about their risk for the disease.

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27 bills are slated to take effect Thursday. They include new laws aimed at helping people with diabetes and delinquent juveniles.

A new will soon take effect allowing for law enforcement to undergo diabetic emergencies training. The widow of the Florida man who inspired the bill is praising the effort.