Friday, January 17, 2020

Chronic conditions more common in Blacks

FAMILY FEATURES Heart disease, cancer, diabetes and stroke are among the most common causes of illness, disability and death in the United States, according to...

County opens Human Services office at health department

Volusia County has opened a small Human Services office in the Florida Department of Health building, 1845 Holsonback Drive, Daytona Beach. The office sees...

Netherlands researchers reveal the secret to reaching age 90

BY NAJJA PARKER ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION/TNS DREAMSTIME/TNS Men who got in 90 minutes of physical activity a day...

What to do with refrigerated foods after power outage

DREAMSTIME/TNS Glass containers can help you keep an eye on leftovers while they're hanging out in the fridge.

New report: Black doctors making less than White ones

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE African-American physicians earn 15 percent less than White physicians—an average of $262,000 compared to $303,000—according to Medscape’s 2017 Physicians Compensation...

Try moving more for a healthier heart

FAMILY FEATURES While heart health and how to prevent heart disease are important topics, many people in the United States – African Americans, in particular...

Lions Club to host health fair

The Daytona Halifax Area Lions Club in partnership with Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Progressive Medical Research, Envision America and Family Health Source presents the...

OneBlood to sponsor drive in Deltona

The City of Deltona is sponsoring a blood drive for OneBlood from 11 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Jan. 16. Their mobile collection...

‘Fresh Prince’ star talks about color and beauty

By Valerie Whitney Special to the Daytona Times When actress Janet Hubert first read the script for “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Aire” it noted that the...

Doctor to discuss back care at Lunch N’ Lecture

Dr. Sean Gimbert will teach about “Bulletproofing Your Back” at the next Lunch N’ Lecture, set for Friday, Sept. 15. The Lunch N’ Lecture...