Saturday, January 18, 2020

How Obama and Trump differ on concussion policy

BY ELIZABETH BLOOM PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Barack Obama and Donald Trump disagree on pretty much everything. Climate change. The Iran nuclear deal. Russia. Curiously enough, you can add concussions...

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...

Many more to reach in HIV battle

Blacks still trail Whites and Latinos in getting treated BY FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Blacks who have been diagnosed with the human immunodeficiency virus...

Halifax Health – Hospice seeks volunteers for meal prep assistance

Halifax Health - Hospice is seeking caring, supportive and dedicated volunteers to provide assistance with patient meal...

Longtime Midtown doctor retires; heading to Jamaica

PHOTO COURTESY OF HALIFAX HEALTH Dr. Andrea Thorpe (center) is shown with guests at her retirement party.

Health, wellness fair set at Hope Fellowship

A health and wellness fair is scheduled Saturday, March 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hope Fellowship Church, 869 Derbyshire Road, Daytona...

Health department advises parents to get kids’ school shots early

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Florida Department of Health in Volusia County is encouraging parents to get their school-aged children vaccinated now instead of waiting...

Medical professionals aren’t keen on new hangover remedies

BY KAVITA DASWANI ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Unless you’re the designated driver, holiday parties are often associated with that wrecked morning-after feeling: nausea, dehydration, dizziness. And typical remedies...

‘Pink to Pink’ tour to Cuba

Palm Coast man leads trip to help area physicians and others learn more about the country’s battle against breast cancer. BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES Palm Coast...

HIIT is best way to slow aging process

High-intensity interval training requires short bursts of intense aerobic activity, intermixed with longer stretch of moderate exercise. BY ANA VECIANA-SUAREZ MIAMI HERALD/TNS Lace up those sneakers. Exercise –...