Saturday, January 25, 2020

July 30 presentation to focus on Alzheimer’s

On Tuesday, July 30, the Council on Aging of Volusia County welcomes Progressive Medical Research for a presentation titled “Prevention & Treatment...

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...

How to take a holistic approach to self-care

GETTY IMAGES A well-balanced diet should include plenty of fruits and vegetables to ensure your body is receiving an ample supply...

Why more Black women die of breast cancer

COURTESY OF NNPA Black women need to demand the attention and care of health care professionals. ANALYSIS

Back-to-School physicals, vaccinations available at clinic

Back-to-school physicals will be offered next month by appointment at the Halifax Health-Keech Pediatric Neighborhood Care clinic in Daytona Beach. 

Health department offering breastfeeding classes

The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) is hosting free breastfeeding classes for new and expectant mothers.

June 27 a day to learn about HIV and get tested

DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COMThe Outreach Community Care Network will host a health event on June 27, National HIV Testing Day.

Kids still being poisoned by laundry detergent pods

DREAMSTIME/TNS Parents urged to use liquid or powder detergents if they have children under 6 years old. BY ELLEN...

Health department to host free breastfeeding classes

The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOHVolusia) is hosting no-cost breastfeeding classes for new and expectant mothers. Classes cover the...

Halifax Health and community partners launch suicide prevention initiative

Daniel Dye, a 16-year-old Pro Late Model Driver for Ben Kennedy Racing, has the message “Race to Stop Suicide” displayed on...