The warm, moist air in Central Florida creates perfect breeding conditions for fungi.
What is a fungus? It is not a bacteria, not a virus. It is separate classification or family of living organisms.
What are the best exercises to build and shape the booty?
The booty, or gluteus muscle group, is the true powerhouse of the body.
What are some good exercises to improveposture and relieve the pain of sitting at a desk all day?
When sitting at the desk, our attention is always either forward or down. That elongates our back muscles and shortens our shoulders and chest muscles.
Prints can provide clues
A few minutes and a little wishbone-shaped piece of wax could make all the difference for a parent looking for their missing child.
How to treate white coat syndrome?
Let’s first define whitecoat hypertension, also called reactive hypertension. It’s a condition where blood pressure in the doctor’s office is much higher than blood pressure at home.
There isn’t a summer-fruiting food cooler than a cucumber.
When the weather wilts you, a cucumber is nature’s tasty refreshment.
The information gives a clear picture of who we are and what we’re doing in areas of location, health and economics.
Where we are: As of 2010, more seniors were living in Florida, West Virginia, Maine and Pennsylvania (more than 15 percent of the population) than anywhere else.
Trainer helps you get fit
Coming from a family of athletes, the gym was a familiar place to call home for Nikki Wilander. It was four years ago that she decided she wanted to call it her office too.
Everybody has to start somewhere, sometime.
The human body is capable of building muscle throughout your lifetime regardless of age.
What should I expect for my future?
Legionella is a bacteria that can cause pneumonia. It is classically found in fresh water, such as air-conditioning cooling towers and condensers.
It’s that time of the year — the season of the tomato!
Red, green or gold ... sweet or tart ... but always plump and juicy, just-ripe tomatoes are what we dream of when the season is lean and the weather cold.
Meals with Spanish flair
When the James Beard Foundation nominates a chef for Best Chef of the South, and that chef goes on to open a restaurant on the border between Baldwin Park and Audubon Park, local foodies start salivating.
Our body bigotry is so ingrained that we consider it completely acceptable to make fun of fat people and to consider those who are overweight to be lesser people.
Obesity is right up there with cigarette smoking when it comes to habits that can kill us, habits that are incredibly difficult to break.
Eatonville works on its fitness
Eatonville residents found new hope and realized a dream more than a year in the making Saturday as Healthy Central Florida, Florida Hospital and the Winter Park Health Foundation opened Healthy Eatonville Place.
Yes, charred meat is carcinogenic, at least according to the preponderance of the data.
There is some evidence that leaner cuts of red meat aren’t as dangerous, and also that marinating, especially in wine, reduces the production of the dangerous chemicals.