Temps peak this week
Avoid the catastrophic effects of heat as Orlando approaches the peak of summer temperatures.
We are in the emerging era of sustainability.
Individuals, businesses, communities, and nations are catching on to the virtues of sustainability.
How can a slight increase in temperature kill people?
The fragile life balance is thrown off by changing the environment, by altering the delicate balance of air, water and heat. Let’s look at how the warming earth impacts our health.
What are some things you can do to change that?
Six-pack abs sound nice, but a six pack of Budweiser sounds better. “Better make that Bud Light. I’m getting healthier this year. But, I hate exercise!”
Long walks can be just as good
One of the first things I tell my clients who expect to hear that they need to start running or jogging in order to lose unwanted fat is that they definitely don’t have to.
Healthy food on wheels
A gigantic re-purposed LYNX bus with paintings of produce on its exterior doubles as a farmers market.
A stop-smoking crusade
Her mother-in-law dying of cancer, a local woman wanted to sell people on a way to quit. Now she might have made it even safer.
How honey can help
Honey has been used since ancient times for wound healing, and modern science confirms it is an effective way of treating superficial burns and ulcers.
Housecalls get you healthy
In this day in age, doctors making house calls are familiar only from the movies, but McBride said they're becoming more and more common.
Whatever your reason or destination, start planning your travel health four to six weeks prior to departure so you have time to get any needed immunizations and medications.
What you need for travel depends on your overall health, where you are going, and your style of travel.
Creative ideas for a day of fun
Here are some creative ideas for all ages, starting with a fantastic "fireworks of art" activity.
Different routes to the same destination
When striving for any goal in mind, it’s important to realize that there are always many different routes to get to the destination that is your achievement.
Take the Mayor's Challenge
Neighborhoods can compete using scorecards provided by the County to assess their communities in three categories — health, green practices and community involvement.
Can you imagine eating an entire elephant by yourself? How do you do it?
However, every Jan. 1 countless people set out to eat a proverbial elephant called a New Year’s Resolution.
Rollins gets gardening
The idea of a campus garden stemmed from a visit to Rollins by “An Inconvenient Truth” producer and environmental activist Laurie David.