Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Halifax Health planning two job fairs

Halifax Health will host a job fair on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 5:30 to 8 p.m., at Houligan’s Speedway, 1725 W. International Speedway...

Tips to help maintain a healthier lifestyle

FAMILY FEATURES When it comes to creating and maintaining healthy habits, all the admonishments to “stop this” and “don’t do that” can be overwhelming. While...

COVID-19 vaccination event is Thursday at fairgrounds

Volusia County, in partnership with the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia), will hold a COVID-19 vaccination event for individuals age 65...

Free tests available on Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Volusia County will offer free rapid HIV tests from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7...

HEALTH CARE FOR ALL

Azalea Health provides affordable options for residents in Volusia, Flagler CHARLES W. CHERRY II / DAYTONA...

President teams up with athletes to push Obamacare

BY FREDDIE ALLEN NNPA NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – In the final, frenzied push to boost health insurance enrollment numbers under the Affordable Care Act, President Obama...

Hospice seeks volunteers for Palm Coast, Ormond Beach

Halifax Health - Hospice is seeking volunteers to provide assistance for patients in the Palm Coast area and at the Ormond Beach Care Center,...

Study: Vegans could be missing essential nutrients

MAYO CLINIC NEWS NETWORK TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE The health benefits of a plant-based diet is well-known, but the question remains: Could vegans be at risk for...

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...

Rare reaction puts kid on list for second heart transplant

BY JONEL ALECCIA THE SEATTLE TIMES/TNS An 8-year-old Spanaway, Wash., girl has been hospitalized since December with a failing heart, waiting for a second transplant that...