A roadside showman, BILL Haast, passed away at his home in Florida at the age of 100. He had injected himself with a blend of venoms from 32 snake species, for approximately 60 years, and acquired immunity against the deadly snake bites. During 1940s, he started to inject himself with diluted cobra poison and then increased the intake as well as concentration regularly.
A new bill has been passed by the Florida state legislature, which forbids the pediatricians and other physicians to ask patients or their parents whether they have guns in their home or not. The bill will soon be signed by the Florida's governor.
A Florida woman, Teresa McCoy, was reported to save the life of a competitor in the middle of the race when she saw two police officers tending to another rider.
She was near the end of the bicycle portion of the Meek and Mighty Triathlon in St Petersburg, Florida, but she chose to ride over to the man and officers, who thought he might have been having a seizure.
Many people on north Merritt Island found it perfect to be able to drop off unwanted prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications on Saturday, day of the drug collection.
All they needed to do was drive to a stand Brevard County Sheriff’s Office had set up outside Hobbs Pharmacy, and dropped off all their outdated or unneeded medication items.
Florida State University in a research has found that females who ate dried apple everyday had lower levels of bad cholesterol. The study has thrown light over the fact which was hitherto unknown to women. It has confirmed that if dried applies are taken regularly for six months, it will significantly reduce 23% bad cholesterol whereas good cholesterol is reduced by 4%.