January 2024 Contents

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FEATURES

Legislature 2024: Part I

ALICE in Florida

ALICE in Florida
Barely Getting By

As Florida grows wealthier with new residents, families earning modest wages are falling behind. Can the Florida Legislature help?

 

NextGen
Game On

Kyle Morrand's game development studio is using augmented reality, virtual reality and other technologies to solve real world problems across a range of industries.

Leadership Insights

Custom Content
Transportation Executives

Making connections - The backgrounds, accomplishments and views of leaders of Florida's transportation organizations.

Trendlines

Up Front
Welcoming in a New Year

It seems like just yesterday I was sitting down to write my column for January 2023.

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Annetta Wilson

"When a person says they want to spend a few minutes with you, that's a gift."

Editor's Page
A Place to Call Home

Along the edges of urban Florida are rooftops where there was once open land...

Economic Outlook

Economic Outlook

A Snapshot of Florida

 

Economic Backbone

Hospitals
Healing Harmony

For members of Moffitt's employee band, making music provides an escape from the rigors of medicine.

Pinpoint Accuracy

Baptist Health Care is treating patients with high-energy X-rays that destroy cancer while sparing healthy cells.

Mind-Body Healing

Memorial Cancer Institute in Pembroke Pines offers yoga, acupuncture and other mind-body techniques to improve the quality of life of patients with cancer.

Diversifying Cancer Research

A Baptist Health Cancer Care initiative is boosting minority participation in clinical trials.

Occupational Hazard

Sarasota Memorial’s Brian D. Jellison Cancer Institute is working with local fire departments to cut firefighters’ cancer risks.

Targeting Skin Cancer

Florida is in the top 10 among all states for its number of melanoma cases, the deadliest form of skin cancer.

Early Warning System

AdventHealth is using genetic testing to catch some cancers earlier, at more treatable stages.

New in Cancer Care

Pediatric Brain Tumor Trial, Cannabis Impacts, Lags in Screening; Researcher of the Year

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Florida Business News

Florida News Releases

Florida Trend Video Pick

Florida shoe cobbler mends more than soles
Florida shoe cobbler mends more than soles

Jim McFarland, a fourth-generation shoe cobbler in Lakeland, Florida, never anticipated his trade mending shoes would lead to millions of views on social media. People are captivated by his careful craftsmanship: removing, then stitching and gluing soles on leather footwear.

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