Abe AborayaHealth Reporter
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Abe Aboraya started writing for newspapers in High School. After graduating from the University of Central Florida in 2007, he spent a year traveling and working as a freelance reporter for the Seattle Times and the Seattle Weekly, and working for local news websites in the San Francisco Bay area. Most recently Abe worked as a reporter for the Orlando Business Journal. He comes from a family of health care workers.
Recent Stories from Abe Aboraya
Senator Marco Rubio says it’s not fair to financially punish states like Florida that did not expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
The Orlando Police Pension Board voted Thursday to give officer Gerry Realin a disability pension.
Orange County Mosquito Control has seen a ten-fold increase to about 100 calls for service every day.
The city of Orlando has delayed a vote on whether or not to ban new medical marijuana retail outlets.
An Orlando police officer with post-traumatic stress disorder from the Pulse nightclub shooting gets his last paycheck today.
While fewer injured workers are getting prescriptions for opioids, Florida had a high percentage of people getting prescriptions for opioids and muscle relaxants together.
Officials at the Florida Department of Health have to set guidelines for everything from waiting periods, how patients will get ID cards to the way the state picks new growers.
Florida Blue says the cost of health insurance will go up 20 percent if cost-sharing reductions in the Affordable Care Act go away.
The University of Central Florida is hosting a training seminar Friday morning for first responders who responded to incidents like the Pulse nightclub shooting.
The health department is investigating another Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Central Florida – including a fatal case.