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Children overheat on bus

Child in hospital after hot school bus ride

Two Duval County children were hospitalized Wednesday night for heat exhaustion after their bus driver left them on a parked school bus for an hour with no air conditioning, their mother said.

College students

Preventing the 'Freshman 15'

Four reasons teens put on weight when they go away to college, and ways to prevent or minimize it.

Avoiding germiest places in schools

Health officials and school teachers want to remind parents and students about staying healthy and that includes avoiding the germiest places in schools.

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Duval County back-to-school reminders

It's back-to-school Monday for students in Jacksonville and six other area school districts. Some students in Duval County will want to keep some changes in mind.

New all-boys charter school begins

Students in Duval County are heading back to school Monday and about 170 students are heading to Valor Academy. A brand new, all-boys charter school.