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Myth vs. fact: Tampa Bay doctor sets record straight on coronavirus

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – A third person in Florida tested “presumptively positive” for the coronavirus on Tuesday, bringing the total number of cases in the U.S. to 60. Tampa dermatologist Dr. Seth Forman tells 8 On Your Side that while there is a lot of information being circulated about COVID-19, there are also several myths about the virus. MYTH: Wearing a

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Flesh-eating bacteria not just in the water

Courtesy of News Channel 8 PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Concern over the flesh-eating bacteria continues to grow heading into the Fourth of July weekend. Doctors said the bacteria is not just in the water. Vibrio Vulnificus is every where, including the sand. James Paldeino took his family to Gandy Beach Tuesday. He’s cautious, like

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Want The Best Summer Skin Possible? Don’t Get Burned!

Well, you’ve got to protect it! Your skin is your body’s largest organ. It’s your bodies first line of defense. Living in Florida, means it’s constantly protecting us from the sun. So what are the best ways to protect our skin from the hot Florida sun? Dermatologist, Dr. Maria Hicks, chats with Roxanne Wilder, and

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