Sunday, January 17, 2021

Hospitals across state to receive next vaccine batch

BY CHRISTINE SEXTON NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – About 180 hospitals across the state will have access to COVID-19 vaccines as of next week, Florida’s...

Common myths about COVID-19 vaccines

Conspiracy theories widely circulating on social media BY JOHN KEILMAN CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS CHICAGO — If you want an idea of the conspiracy theories that hang over COVID-19...

BOOST YOUR SPIRITS THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS AND BEYOND

FROM FAMILY FEATURES Stress and anxiety are all too familiar to many Americans, this year especially, and the added pressure of the holiday season may...

COVID IN THE COMMUNITY

Daytona resident, health official and business owners are urging local Blacks to take the virus seriously. Editor’s note: This is one in a series of...

State to offer virus tests in New Smyrna through January

COVID-19 testing will be provided by the Florida Division of Emergency Management through Jan. 31. The site, located at the City Gym, 1000 Live...

A HEALTHY HOLIDAY PROJECT

AdventHealth partners with Boys & Girls Clubs to teach kids about nutritious snacking On Nov. 20, youth with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Volusia/Flagler...

Council on Aging to host virtual mental health event

The Council on Aging of Volusia County is hosting a virtual presentation on mental health presented by Cigna. The presentation will be held at...

From candy to costumes, health department gives Halloween safety tips

TALLAHASSEE  — The Florida Department of Health is providing information for residents to make the best decisions about their health and safety while enjoying...

Build a better health care budget

Tips for managing the mounting costs of a chronic condition FROM FAMILY FEATURES Managing a chronic disease takes plenty of special planning and attention, and...

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...