Did you know that yearly, one of every five deaths in the United States is caused by smoking? According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, over 16 million Americans have a chronic disease caused by smoking. If you have been smoking most of your life, there is still time to quit. Quitting smoking at any age improves your health, self-esteem, and adds years of life. Smoking is the leading cause of preventable death, and it costs Americans more […]
Have you ever heard of the term auxiliary hospital? An auxiliary hospital is a hospital with a large group of members who perform work without compensation. Their teams depend on the volunteer hours and the dedication of the local community. The crew at Advent Health New Smyrna Beach Auxiliary, has been powering their community hospital since 1960! This auxiliary hospital is a non-profit that has 110 volunteers, which aid patients and medical staff. These volunteers work in a variety of […]
Come join us, on November 16th for this year’s Health and Beauty Expo! This event unites Florida’s best medical professionals, cosmetologists and beauty brands under one roof! Businesses can enter the Latin American market by interacting through the most complete business platform to reach Central Florida. National and International brands will be showcasing their latest products, trends and medical advancements in beauty. There will be workshops, keynote speakers and more! This event will take place at the Osceola Performing Arts […]
Are you in need of an eye exam or would you like a new set of frames to refresh your look? Then look no further than to David C. Vaughan at Daytona Beach’s Medical Arts Optical Services, Inc. David C. Vaughan, is a certified optician and owner of the Medical Arts Optical Services, Inc., a highly rated vision center located in Halifax Hospital Professional Center. The center offers designer frames, contact lenses, prescription sunglasses, as well as other medical devices […]
Dance is an art form as much as it is an exercise. Through dance, an individual can use their body as a form of expression and let off steam during the process. Dancing not only provides flexibility, strength, and focus, it has amazing health benefits!
Some benefits of dancing:
- Enhanced muscular strength
- Weight loss
- Increased aerobic fitness
- Improved social skills
- Gained bone density
- Strengthened mental functioning
- Improvement of cardiovascular health.
Seniors who participate in dance classes are also less likely to suffer […]