Health & Wellness

May 13, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - A major pharmacy chain has started to roll out appointments across Florida for the Pfizer vaccine for children older than 12 years old. CVS announced this week that Covid-19 vaccine appointments for children 12 to 15 are available at 640 pharmacy locations in Florida and more ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – The last remaining free Covid-19 testing site in Coral Springs will close on Sunday, city officials said Tuesday. The public testing site in the parking lot of Florida Panthers IceDen at 3299 Sportsplex Drive will shut down because of declining demand for testing, officials ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – My son Chansen is starting his third fight against cancer. He’s just 20 years old and has battled cancer for much of his life.  Last month, during a routine check of Chansen’s abdomen, the doctors discovered a tumor. Last week, they informed my family that it was most likely ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 10 new cases of COVID-19 between April 25–May 1 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on May 7. There are now a total of 250 cases in Parkland schools through May 7.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's Latest ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 4,165 new cases of COVID-19 and 86 deaths on Friday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 9,149,171 and 6,177,219 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 857,419 and 620,969 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Gov. Ron DeSantis said Monday he is suspending local emergency orders related to the pandemic, effective immediately. At a news conference at a St. Petersburg restaurant, he signed an executive order to suspend Covid-19 emergency orders in Florida that were put into place by ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 5 new cases of COVID-19 between April 18–April 24 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on April 30. There are now a total of 240 cases in Parkland schools through April 30.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 5,464 new cases of COVID-19 and 63 deaths on Friday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 8,808,680 and 6,183,101 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 816,397 and 553,167 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 5,178 new cases of COVID-19 and 72 deaths on Wednesday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 8,684,024 and 5,985,537 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 805,373 and 536,046 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 3,513 new cases of COVID-19 and 64 deaths on Monday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 8,562,544 and 5,798,487 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 792,072 and 518,838 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 8 new cases of COVID-19 between April 11–April 17 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on April 23. There are now a total of 235 cases in Parkland schools through April 17.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Parkland resident Pat Truglia has been charged in New Jersey for his role in a $93 million healthcare fraud scheme.  Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced Thursday that Truglia from Parkland, Florida was one of five charged for their roles in massive durable medical ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 5,464 new cases of COVID-19 and 63 deaths on Friday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 8,370,705 and 5,554,268 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 771,978 and 495,885 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 5,571 new cases of COVID-19 and 83 deaths on Wednesday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 8,228,278 and 5,314,185 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 756,055 and 474,342 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Broward County announced this week that it is now lifting most Covid-19 capacity restrictions and sanitation requirements for outdoor activities. The announcement -- which didn’t include details on the kinds of activities -- came as more Broward County residents have been ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 4,237 new cases of COVID-19 and 33 deaths on Monday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 8,069,752 and 5,113,056 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 741,622 and 456,675 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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PARKLAND, FL- For Parkland families, trips to the doctor and pediatrician are a way of life. The Parkland community is loaded with active families and busy children. Often times families are stretched in many directions at once trying to manage care for their children with work, school, and a host ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 8 new cases of COVID-19 between April 4 - April 10 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on April 16. There are now a total of 227 cases in Parkland schools through April 10.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 7,296 new cases of COVID-19 and 92 deaths on Wednesday. Florida has vaccinated a total of 7,823,859 and 4,910,971 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 713,850 and 436,355 have completed the series. To pre-register for the vaccine click ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As of this week, no appointments are required at 10 Florida Department of Health – Broward County Covid-19 vaccination sites to receive the Pfizer vaccine, the department has announced. -- Vaccination sites are at: - Coral Square Mall, 9469 W. Atlantic Blvd. Coral Springs.

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 6,772 new cases of COVID-19 and 45 deaths on Wednesday. Florida is temporarily pausing all Johnson & Johnson vaccines per the recommendation of the CDC and FDA. Florida has vaccinated a total of 7,584,736 and 4,678,987 have completed the series. Broward ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 1,613 new cases of COVID-19, the lowest in six months with 35 deaths. Florida has vaccinated a total of 7,291,420 and 4,447,965 have completed the series. Broward County has vaccinated 658,865 and 391,966 have completed the series. To pre-register for the ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 15 new cases of COVID-19 between March 28- April 3 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 26. There are now a total of 219 cases in Parkland schools through April 3.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As Covid-19 vaccination speeds up across the region, Broward Health said Friday that new appointments are being accepted at its vaccination site at Inter Miami CF Stadium in Fort Lauderdale. From check-in to completing observation, the average wait time for a shot is about 45 ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 7,121 new Coronavirus cases and 62 new deaths on Friday.  People 16 and older are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine. People 18 are eligible for the Pfizer, Moderna or the J&J vaccine. Teens who are 16 and17 need to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian ...

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PARKLAND, FL – Broward County officials are considering lifting coronavirus restrictions across the county as the vaccination rates go up and new case numbers go down. County commissioners agreed this week to start lifting restrictions on outdoor activities at community/condo pools, golf ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 5,885 new Coronavirus cases and 42 new deaths on Wednesday. Positivity rate increases to 8.1% in Broward County.  People ages 16 and older became eligible to receive the Coronavirus vaccine on Monday, April 5, 2021. People 16 and older are eligible for the ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 3,480 new Coronavirus cases and 36 new deaths on Monday. People ages 16 and older became eligible to receive the Coronavirus vaccine on Monday, April 5, 2021. People 16 and older are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine. People 18 are eligible for the Pfizer, Moderna ...

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PARKLAND, FL- There were 13 new cases of COVID-19 between March 21- March 27 according to the latest data posted by the Florida Department of Health on March 26. There are now a total of 204 cases in Parkland schools through March 20.  Total Cases According to the Florida Department of Health's ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Florida reported 6,490 new Coronavirus cases and 96 new deaths on Friday.  On Friday, Governor Ron DeSantis issued an executive banning “vaccine passports” in the state. The "vaccine passports" are a way to show proof that a person has had the Covid-19 vaccine before attending ...

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