Saturday, May 30, 2020

Health experts give the skinny on top diet trends

BY MARTHA ROSS SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS (TNS) For your New Year’s resolution, maybe you have vowed to go gluten-free. After all, your neighbor said it’s...

Family and friends celebrate centenarians

“For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb.” Psalm 139:13 sounds the praises of two centenarians being honored for...

To reduce stress, try more hugs

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

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...

Free summit to tackle health issues affecting Black men

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES An upcoming event is geared toward helping men get serious about their health. However, organizers say it will be much more...

DeLand church to present Zika forum

DeLand church to present Zika forum Trinity United Methodist in DeLand is hosting an educational forum titled The Zika Virus: Who is at Risk? The...

More people join ‘Veganuary’ movement to try animal-free diet

ERIN HOOLEY/CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Penny Shack cooks a vegan vegetable and tofu stir fry for lunch on Jan. 8 at her home...

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...

Is weight-loss surgery a good option for you?

Doctors say lack of insurance and education keeping Blacks from going under the knife BY VICTORIA T. DAVIS NNPA NEWS SERVICE In the last few weeks, Dalelynn...

Want to quit smoking? Health department has free resources

SPECIAL TO THE TIMES A new year is a new opportunity to set health goals and stick with them. For many, it is a chance...