Doctor dispenses medicine, compassion

Daytona Beach physician discusses patients’ trust, high cost of health care BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Dr. Loretha King, a primary care physician at Florida Health Care...
knee replacements

The truth about knee replacements

Up to a third of patients who get the surgeries have pain and regret. ...

Hepatitis A outbreak nears 1,900 cases; 165 in Volusia

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA With the largest numbers of cases concentrated in Pasco, Pinellas and Volusia counties, Florida has...

National HIV Testing Day to be recognized June 27

FROM STAFF REPORTS An estimated 1.1 million people are living with HIV in the United States and almost one in five don’t know they are...

The high cost of generic medicine

Some drugs that were cheap to get just a few years ago have skyrocketed BY JIM FUQUAY FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM/MCT Pharmacist Larry Cowan can flip through his...

Halifax Health honors nurses for extraordinary work

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Halifax Health recently honored two registered nurses – Kim Albery and Mary Little – as winners of the community health system’s...

Protect your health and your card

Family Features Making the most of Medicare Open Enrollment Eating well and regular exercise are part of a healthy lifestyle, and so is making sure you...

Free summit to tackle health issues affecting Black men

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES An upcoming event is geared toward helping men get serious about their health. However, organizers say it will be much more...

Is weight-loss surgery a good option for you?

Doctors say lack of insurance and education keeping Blacks from going under the knife BY VICTORIA T. DAVIS NNPA NEWS SERVICE In the last few weeks, Dalelynn...

Campaign under way to recruit more Black and Latino nurses

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWS SERVICE Because of the lack of minorities who serve as registered nurses, the American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women”...

Follow us

984FansLike
0FollowersFollow
246FollowersFollow

SPORTS