Monday, August 10, 2020

Family of Black doctors has social media buzzing

Dr. Herbert Oye (fourth from left), is a Nigerian immigrant. Upon moving to the United States, he attended medical school and...

OneBlood to sponsor drive in Deltona

The City of Deltona is sponsoring a blood drive for OneBlood from 11 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Jan. 16. Their mobile collection...

Daytona’s 10-week health and wellness program gets underway

DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COM More than 100 people registered for this year’s Mayor’s Fitness Challenge. BY ANDREAS BUTLER...

Refresh your child’s diet with low-sugar options

FAMILY FEATURES Children ages 2-18 should aim for less than 25 grams, or 6 teaspoons, of added sugar per day.

Youth recruited as ‘replacement smokers’

An estimated 32,300 Floridians die each year, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. 

Scams heat up during Medicare open enrollment

TAIMY ALVAREZ/SOUTH FLORIDA SUN SENTINEL/TNS Nancy Kostyo, right, a SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders) Program counselor, helps a Medicare...

Steps to take to build an emergency fund

Consider putting extra cash into a savings account. Keeping it out of reach of your checking account means it’s harder to...

Breast cancer walk set for Nov. 9

“Beautiful Althea’’ presents the seventh annual Keep Up the Fight Breast Cancer Walk on Nov. 9 starting at the Lacey Family Spring...

Halifax Health-Hospice seeks volunteers

Halifax Health-Hospice seeks caring, supportive and dedicated volunteers to provide assistance with patient meal preparation, front desk reception, patient visits, and building...

Halifax Health, sorority host breast cancer awareness event

PHOTO COURTESY OF HALIFAX HEALTH Dr. Ruby Anne Deveras (left), Jennifer Peludat and Vivian Jones address women at the “Pamper Yourself...