Halifax Health Announces Inaugural COVID-19 Defense Plan

  • by Nicholas.rolando
  • December 2, 2020
  • Categories: Article, Blog, Press Release, Uncategorized, Video

Series is designed to help defend your body against COVID-19

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (December 2, 2020) –

Halifax Health and The Volusia Flagler YMCA are proud to announce its one of a kind free series targeted at enhancing your immune system to defend against COVID-19. According to Mica Lill, Halifax Health Healthy Living Centers Program Coordinator “in general people who have a stronger immune system and are in their best health are less likely to have complications from Covid-19. This series is designed to educate and answer questions about strong immune systems through proper nutrition, rest, exercise and more.”

The topics of the four part series are geared toward boosting your immune system which is one of the most important aspects of guarding against COVID-19. The impact of sleep, exercise, nutrition and vitamins for your health will be discussed, by a subject matter expert. The free virtual series will start on Tuesday, December 8 at 6:00 pm and last one hour. The four part program will take place over a two-week period, meeting on Tuesdays and Thursdays, concluding on Thursday, December 17.

To reserve your spot today in this introductory series, please email Mica Lill at MLill@vfymca.org or call 386.425.5210. To learn more about the program, please visit halifaxhealth.org/covid19defense.

For further information on the COVID-19 Defense Plan series, please visit halifaxhealth.org/covid19defense.

About Halifax Health

Recognized as one of the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ in the United States by IBM Watson Health™, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of health care services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, two community hospitals, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home health care agency and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Center for Transplant Services, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.