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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
FLORIDA KEYS
Coast Guard aids woman

The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a 49-year-old woman experiencing symptoms of anaphylactic shock Monday from the sailboat Drifter approximately 35 miles south of Key West.

Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Key West received a radio call at approximately 3 p.m. from the vessel Drifter reporting a woman was in need of medical help, according to a news release.

A Coast G...

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
KEY WEST
File of Life kit available

Key West City Commissioner Margaret Romero is providing residents File of Life kits designed to assist first responders with medical needs.

The kits feature a checklist for medical conditions, allergies, emergency contacts and other data in a prominent red envelope designed as a refrigerator magnet. It also comes with a sticker to place in a front window to inform responders the ho...

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017
MONROE COUNTY
County parks directory available

The Florida Department of Health in Monroe County recently announced the publication of “Motion on the Ocean,” a public health guide to physical activity in parks across the Florida Keys.

The 35-page booklet features helpful health advice, as well as high-definition maps, photos and descriptions of all 65 of Monroe County’s beautiful parks. To pick up a copy of th...

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