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Health & Wellness

May 23, 2022

CORAL SPRINGS, FL — The Florida Department of Health in Broward County is investigating a presumptive case of monkeypox in the county. Monkeypox is a rare disease that falls under the same umbrella as smallpox, and is usually less severe, as it does not swell the lymph nodes. Symptoms of ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Editor’s Note: A 21-year-old Coral Springs resident Chansen Savakinus is fighting cancer for the third time in his young life. His mother, Destiny Haggett, is chronicling the experience in a series of articles for TAPinto Coral Springs. This is part 15. Since Chansen’s ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A combination of factors has caused sparsity in one of the most important aisles at grocery and pharmacy store chains in Coral Springs and across the nation: baby formula. Abbot, a Similac plant in Michigan, shut down in the aftermath of potential bacteria outbreak in ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - CVS Health is closing 900 pharmacies, with the shuttering of the Coral Springs store at 8151 Wiles Road planned among them. The drugstore, at the northwest corner of Riverside Drive, will remain open through June 20, a CVS spokesperson confirmed Friday.   A sign on the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – With a swing of a sledgehammer, Jared Smith broke a wall Friday to begin the expansion of the cardiac catheterization lab at Broward Health Coral Springs. Surrounded by staff and business leaders, the CEO of the hospital officially kicked off the $5 million, 4,102-square-foot ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – For the past three years, Les Bloom has followed the whereabouts of a homeless man in Coral Springs, watching as he collected more belongings over time and adjusted to living outside in the tropics. Bloom, a resident of Coral Springs for 29 years, first spotted the man in the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Laying on a treatment bed at Five Element Wellness Center in Coral Springs, a former educator from Taramac was getting a treatment for neuropathy to reduce severe aches across her body. Sonya Simmonds, 58, was in a car crash 14 years ago and has since lived with pain in her ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Moments before unveiling a new public art sculpture at Broward Health Coral Springs depicting how the community came together after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, Coral Springs Mayor Scott Brook looked over at the families who lost loved ones. “Today is a ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A new public art sculpture will be unveiled next week at Broward Health Coral Springs depicting how the community came together following the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in 2018. The 12-foot-tall “Spirit of Giving” sculpture of a woman, man, and child ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Editor’s Note: A 21-year-old Coral Springs resident Chansen Savakinus is fighting cancer for the third time in his young life. His mother, Destiny Haggett, is chronicling the experience in a series of articles for TAPinto Coral Springs. This is part 14.   Since ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As more companies end Covid-19 mask requirements, a physician told Coral Springs and Coconut Creek business owners on Tuesday not to get rid of their face coverings just yet. As the nation slowly moves from a pandemic into an endemic, Dr. Ladan Pourmasiha, a physician at ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Starting Tuesday, if you want to be tested for Covid-19 at a public testing site in Coral Springs, you’ll have fewer places to go. The testing site at Mullins Hall is closing Monday, according to Coral Springs administrators. The location at 10150 NW 29 Street at Mullins ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Editor’s Note: A 21-year-old Coral Springs resident Chansen Savakinus is fighting cancer for the third time in his young life. His mother, Destiny Haggett, is chronicling the experience in a series of articles for TAPinto Coral Springs. This is part 13.   I had hoped ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Visitors to Broward County Public Schools in Coral Springs and across the county are no longer required to wear face masks to prevent the spread of Covid-19. The school district announced last week that since infection rates continue declining in the region, visitors, as well ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Editor’s Note: A 21-year-old Coral Springs resident Chansen Savakinus is fighting cancer for the third time in his young life. His mother, Destiny Haggett, is chronicling the experience in a series of articles for TAPinto Coral Springs. This is part 12. The past several ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – In a sign that the omicron variant of Covid-19 is in decline, one of three public testing sites in Coral Springs is going to close this weekend. The site run by Allied Health at the old Coral Springs City Hall location, 9551 West Sample Road, will close on Saturday, according ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Does Coral Springs need a new college facility to train local residents for much-needed jobs – especially those in the healthcare sector? That question was asked by city business leaders on Wednesday during a discussion on economic policies for the city. For five years, ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – If you think you may have Covid-19, there are close to 20 free community testing sites in Coral Springs, Margate, Coconut Creek, and other cities in Broward County. According to Broward County, these sites are free and do not require an appointment (except for the site at ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The Broward County Public School system set a new high number of cases for a single day just after the new year. According to the BCPS Covid-19 Dashboard, Broward Schools recorded 447 new cases on January 2, 2022. Four consecutive days recorded over 300 cases from January 2 - 5, ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – After giving birth in her Coral Springs home, Nicole Cumberbatch went into a funk. The accounting and human resources professional struggled to find a balance between working and caring for her baby boy, Jais. She also had a hard time with breastfeeding and figuring out ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – With the surge in new Covid-19 infections showing no signs of ending, close to 10 percent of the workforce for the city of Coral Springs is now infected with the virus, but the outbreak hasn’t disrupted major city services, including police and fire responses, a spokeswoman said ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – To reduce the long waits to get tested for Covid-19, two new testing locations opened in Coral Springs on Monday, the city announced. 1) 10150 NW 29th Street, Mullins Hall at Mullins Park, PCR testing only For the first week, the site will be open Monday through Thursday, ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – And the first 2022 baby born at Broward Health Coral Springs is: A’zuri Wallace -- a 6 pounds, 11 ounces baby girl. She was born at 12:01 a.m. on January 1 to the Margate parents of Soyeni Medley and Philemon Wallace, according to the hospital. A’zuri -- nicknamed “Zuri” ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - With a spike in Covid-19 cases in recent weeks driven by the Omicron variant, Broward County School Board was holding an emergency meeting Friday to consider updating safety protocols. School board members were considering requiring all employees, vendors, and visitors to ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Articles related to the pandemic and public safety were the most popular on TAPinto Coral Springs in 2021, driving tens of thousands of readers to get local information about issues important to them. Here are our five most clicked stories in the past 12 months: 5) Marjory ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL- Less than two hours after at-home rapid Covid-19 test kits were distributed Thursday at Northwest Regional Library in Coral Springs, city administrators announced that supplies had run out.   Hundreds of cars clogged roads at the entrance to the library at 3151 N. University ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL- Beginning Thursday, residents can pick up at-home rapid Covid-19 test kits at Northwest Regional Library in Coral Springs, the county announced this week. While supplies last, test kits will be given out at the library at 3151 N. University Drive on Thursday from 11 – 7 pm and ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – With Covid-19 cases surging in Broward County, a public testing site is reopening in Coral Springs next week, administrators announced Wednesday. Starting Monday, Mullins Hall at Mullins Park, 10150 NW 29th Street, will reopen as a testing site. For the first week, the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – There’s Covid-19 testing at pharmacies, urgent care centers, and other medical offices across Coral Springs. Below are specifics on some of those testing sites, according to information on the city of Coral Springs Covid-19 resources website: - Coral Springs Tom ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – In a typical year, the Coral Springs Aquatic Complex gets more than 600,000 visitors who come to use the pools, watch competitive events, and work out in a fitness center with state-of-the art cardiovascular equipment. For Dr. Monique Gusmao-Rodriguez and her mother, Rita ...

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