Monday, August 10, 2020

A free checkup for young athletes

Family First Health Center provides physicals for kids eager to play sports COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Dr. Delicia M. Haynes, founder and CEO of the...

Mindfulness exercises helping troubled teens cope with life

BY MEREDITH COHN BALTIMORE SUN TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE BALTIMORE — When 16-year-old Kirsten White is in class and feels distracted, frustrated or angry, she looks at the...

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...

Holdsclaw discusses ‘Mind/Game’ documentary, mental illness

Directed by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Rick Goldsmith, the film chronicles her rise to basketball stardom and her battle against mental illness while offering a...

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...

Florida Senate committee backs medical tourism bill

BY JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – The state will spend $5 million next year to entice people to bring their aches...

Study suggests female brains remain youthful as male brains wither

BY FIZA PIRANI ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION/TNS Why do women tend to stay “mentally sharp” in their later years?

City ready to spread holiday cheer

Light Up Midtown returns with health fair and senior prom BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The City of Daytona Beach’s Light Up Midtown returns again this month...

Halifax Health to host Stop the Bleed Day Saturday

In recognition of National Stop the Bleed Day on March 31, Halifax Health will host a free, two-hour training class for those interested in...

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...