Saturday, January 18, 2020

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...

Health experts: Get flu shots by Halloween

COMPILED BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County is urging residents to get vaccinated against influenza by the end...

The widening of the nutrition gap

Non-Latino Blacks and Mexican-Americans were significantly less likely to have upgraded the quality of their diets than were non-Latino Whites. BY MELISSA HEALY LOS ANGELES TIMES...
Black-women

Adult coloring book geared toward Black women

BLACKNEWS.COM Latoya Nicole is founder of the “Entrepreneurs Color Too” book series. North Carolina-based entrepreneur...

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...

Rare reaction puts kid on list for second heart transplant

BY JONEL ALECCIA THE SEATTLE TIMES/TNS An 8-year-old Spanaway, Wash., girl has been hospitalized since December with a failing heart, waiting for a second transplant that...

Summit shows Black men how to take better care of their health

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Joe Madison, a civil rights and human rights activist who hosts a talk sow on Sirius XM Radio, was very open...

When quitting is winning

Family Features Quitting tobacco is hard, but it’s never too late to quit and begin reaping the health benefits of a tobacco-free lifestyle. Whether you use...

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...

Stroke happens regardless of age, race or gender

MAYO CLINIC NEWS NETWORK (TNS) May is National Stroke Awareness Month, and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every 40 seconds, someone...