Navigation Links
Escape the Cold and Flu Season With a Free Vacation to the Sunshine State
Date:12/5/2007

LAKELAND, Fla., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you taking the proper steps to ward off colds and the flu to stay well this winter? If so, you could win a trip to Orlando. The Florida Department of Citrus will celebrate Americans taking steps to stay healthy this season with the Stay Well. Play Well. Florida Getaway Contest (http://www.floridajuice.com/getaway).

To enter, contestants should submit a 300-word essay describing their best kept secrets for good health and explain why they deserve to escape winter with a free trip to Orlando. The grand prize winner will receive a four day, three night all-expense paid trip plus a $1,000 cash prize for four to Orlando. A second prize winner will receive a $500 cash prize.

According to Gail Rampersaud, registered dietitian from the University of Florida, you can help your body stay strong to defend itself against disease and illness by making some key healthy lifestyle choices. "In addition to getting a flu shot, people need to get enough sleep, exercise regularly, reduce stress, and eat a nutritious diet," explains Rampersaud.

The secret to supporting a strong immune system may be in your refrigerator, says Rampersaud. "Simply drinking a glass of 100 percent orange juice each day, as part of a well-balanced diet, will provide your body with essential nutrients such as vitamin C, potassium, and folate, as well as a host of phytochemicals that may help support a healthy immune system."

Visit http://www.floridajuice.com/getaway between November 13, 2007 and January 21, 2007 to enter. A complete description of all prizes, official contest rules and more information about the Stay Well. Play Well. Florida Getaway Contest is available on the Web site.

About The Florida Department of Citrus

The Florida Department of Citrus is an executive agency of Florida government charged with the marketing, research and regulation of the Florida citrus industry. Its activities are funded by a tax paid by growers on each box of citrus that moves through commercial channels. The industry employs approximately 90,000 people, provides a $9 billion annual economic impact to the state, and contributes hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenues that help support Florida's schools, roads and health care services. For more information about the Florida Department of Citrus, please visit http://www.floridajuice.com.

Stephanie Zuro

312.729.4242


'/>"/>
SOURCE The Florida Department of Citrus
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Virtual game helps children escape realities of burn unit
2. Ragweed Season Doesnt Mean Suffering
3. Allergists at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas Say This Years Fall Allergy Season Could be Worst in Decades
4. Flu virus trots globe during off season
5. Longs Drugs Announces Immunization Program for the 2007/2008 Flu Season
6. Watson Wyatt Identifies Major Benefit Trends During Open Enrollment Season
7. Financial Times Selects CAMFED International for 2007 Reader Seasonal Appeal
8. Golden Corrals Good Health Recipe for the Flu Season
9. From microscope to stethoscope: The MUHCs public lecture series begins its 2nd season tomorrow
10. Florida Health Care Community Stepping Up for the 2007-2008 Flu Season
11. Prostate Cancer Survival Varies by Season
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/6/2016)... ... 2016 , ... Research has shown that building shame resilience ... and level of relapse. , At the 2016 iaedp Symposium, the ... the critical tasks of the recovery phase and beyond including relapse prevention and ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... 05, 2016 , ... Love is in the air at King Kullen! The ... and packaging. This staple for Valentine’s Day is a must-have, and can be picked ... Day, not only are long-stem roses available, but also other flower bouquets, elegantly wrapped ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... High Falls, NY & Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) , ... ... ... Frank Davis, Founder of Activz Whole-Food Nutrition , announced that the much-anticipated feature ... 5th on the New Really Cool Humans Amateur TV Network. , Each week, on ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... ... The event is being held on April 7, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. ... Parkinson’s will fund nearly $100,000 for research for the care and cure of Parkinson’s ... is the architect of this informative event to raise awareness and funds for Parkinson’s. ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... 05, 2016 , ... Francisco Canales, MD and Heather Furnas, ... Valley office. The technique utilizes the body’s own healing abilities to quickly rejuvenate ... are part of only a select few cosmetic surgeons bringing this procedure to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/4/2016)... LODI, N.J. , Feb. 4, 2016  Montoya ... Pinnacle Professional in the field of Pharmaceuticals. Montoya is ... . ... and supplies, Becton Dickinson provides healthcare institutions, ... medical equipment throughout fifty countries across the globe. ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... LONDON , Feb. 4, 2016 ... and competitive market to drive long-term market growth ... very common set of chronic disorders that affect ... disparate in terms of their symptoms and key ... by dysregulation of immune pathways and an inappropriate ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... -- Omnicell, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMCL ), a leading provider of ... announced results for its fiscal year and fourth quarter ... --> GAAP results: Revenue for the fourth quarter ... 4.1% from the third quarter of 2015, and up ... 2014. Revenue for the year ended December 31, 2015 was ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: