Health and Lifestyle
Do You Know How Much Food Portions Have Changed in the Last 20 Years?
Visit the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute website for some insight as to how much portions have grown. It will also tell you how many minutes it takes to burn off those extra calories. Click on the other parts of the website to find out your BMI (Body Mass Index) or do a meal planner!
Worksite Wellness Ergonomic Exercise Follow the suggestions in the handout to have a healthier and more productive worklife.
A Beginner's Guide to Starting an Exercise Program
Regular exercise promotes better overall health, reduces your risk of developing certain cancers, improves your look and helps you feel less stressed. Exercising on a regular basis can sometimes be very hard to do in this fast paced world. Vitality online provides great guidlines and recomendations that will help you plan a safe and effective program.
- Check With Your Doctor
- Start Slow
- Set Realistic Goals
- Schedule Your Workouts
- Get Expert Advice
- Wear The Right Shoes
- Use The Right Equipment
- Always Warm Up And Cool Down
- Sticking With It
- Working It Into A Busy Schedule
For additional information about these guidlines visit the website posted above
Another great website to visit:
Upcoming Quit Smoking Now Sessions!
Volusia County Quit Smoking Now! and Tools To Quit Classes. Call 877-784-8486 to register or ask questions.
Tools to Quit 2-hr seminars
Community Life Center- 1045 E. Normandy Blvd-Deltona, FL Tuesday 7/29/14 11:00-1:00pm
Florida Hospital Oceanside 1st fl Conference Room, Ormond Beach, 8/8/14 5:30-7:30pm
Daytona State College - Daytona Beach Campus Tuesday August 12, 2014, 5:30pm Bldg 310 The Lemerand Center room 104
Florida Hospital Memorial, 1st floor- 301 Memorial Medical Pkwy Daytona Beach, Friday September 12, 5:30-7:30pm
6-week Quit Smoking Now Classes
6-Week Quit Smoking Now Class * Florida Hospital Flagler 60 Memorial Pkwy Thursday, 7/24/14 - 8/28/14 - 5:30-7:00pm
6-Week Quit Smoking Now Class * Bert Fish Medical Center 401 Palmetto St, New Smyrna Beach, Wednesday, 7/30/14 - 9/3/14 - 5:30pm-7:00pm
6-Week Quit Smoking Now Class * Daytona State College - Daytona Beach Campus, Tuesdays 9/9/14 - 10/14/14, 5:30-6:30pm
Free Nicotine Replacement Therapy
Patches, Gum, Lozenge for registered participants
Bring a friend!