Thursday, April 22, 2021

A massive message on masks by Daytona’s AKAs

The Gamma Mu Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority (AKAs) is sponsoring a billboard on the corner of International Speedway and Fentress boulevards...

Women with disabilities help produce guide on reproductive health issues

BY BARBARA BROTMAN CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Stephanie Jackson was nervous as she stepped in front of the room. “This is a very important day for the Fe Fes,”...

Halifax Health doctors’ research recognized at international forum

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The research of top physicians in the Halifax Health - Family Medicine Residency Program was recognized at the Institute for...

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Plenty of pink for a great cause The annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk took place on Saturday in Daytona Beach. Hundreds participated in...

To reduce stress, try more hugs

FAMILY FEATURES PHOTO COURTESY OF GETTY IMAGES Hugs increase serotonin, which is the body’s natural antidepressant.

When heat becomes life-threatening

Increased physical activity and prolonged exposure to the sun during hot, humid weather can bring on heatstroke,...

UF researchers get sickle cell therapy grant

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Researchers at the University of Florida College of Nursing have been awarded a $2.6 million grant to determine whether relaxation therapy...
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IT’S TIME TO RETHINK HEART HEALTH

FROM FAMILY FEATURES On average, someone in the United States dies from cardiovascular disease (CVD) every 36 seconds, approximately 2,380 deaths each day, according to...

Important Kids Health Topic

How to stop diseases before they start From Family Features As a parent, you make decisions every day to keep your child safe and healthy, which...

Doctors: Most people should be taking this vitamin

BY ALISON BOWEN CHICAGO TRIUNE (TNS) A pharmacy wall stocked with vitamins can be overwhelming to scan. So if you could incorporate only one into your...