We thought the most dangerous thing in the ocean was a shark… but as it turns out, it might be bacteria!
Health officials in Florida say a strain of Vibrio vulnificus is to blame for sending dozens of beach-goers to the hospital this summer, with 10 people dying from their infections so far.
This bacteria is very similar to cholera and thrives in the warm salt waters off the Florida coast.
If you're a diehard Drake fan who's looking forward to catching the Canadian rapper at Wireless Festival in London or Roskilde Festival in Denmark, we have some pretty bad news!
Drizzy recently announced he would be canceling his headlining spots at the two European festival after coming down with an unknown illness earlier this week, and it sounds like doctors are telling him to take it easy for the next few days!
The artist formerly known as Aubrey Graham released a statement on the super sad news, saying:
Serena Williams has been getting GRAND SLAMMED over the past 24 hours after pulling out of her Wimbledon doubles match with her sister Venus!
Serena said she was sick with a virus but others are speculating there might be a more sinister side to this story!
After appearing very woozy while out on the court, some started to suggest that Serena needed to be drug tested!
Ch-ch-check out this GIF of Serena unable to even hit the ball over the net!
Florida has become the 23rd state (24th district if you include Washington, D.C.) to legalize medical marijuana!
Florida Governor Rick Scott signed Senate Bill 1030 into law this week, and he had lots of support behind him. The bill passed 111-7 in the House and 30-9 in the Senate, so clearly Florida's legislators are all dope fiends. JK! LOLz!
George Michael, Careless Whisper singer, was rushed to the hospital after a scary collapse — and nobody knows why!
Apparently he fell ill and a worried friend called 999 (the U.K.'s version of 911). Two ambulances pulled up outside his place and left with him on board about four hours later, according to witnesses.
His agent commented:
Forgive us for not being impartial but we are 100% behind Valerie Harper on this one!
The 74-year-old actress has already been to hell and back with her recent health struggles, so the last thing she needs right now is a lawsuit saying she LIED about her cancer!
As we previously reported, Broadway playwright Matthew Lombardo wants $2 MILLION from Harper since he says she withheld the truth about her cancer’s resurgence in 2012.
That’s when Miz Harper had to
If you're thinking of signing up for an obstacle course sometime soon, you might want to rethink that!
Back in 2012, 22 people who competed in an adventure race on a cattle ranch in Beatty, Nevada spent the next week dealing with a fever, nausea, and worst of all — bloody diarrhea!
Well researchers later came to a gag-inducing conclusion that the participants got sick because they were exposed to