Occupational Therapy Month

By Judah Gutwein | Apr 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Occupational Therapy Month

Occupational Therapists have studied the movements required to make these transitions happen safely and to retrain our newly repaired body part to do the job. They know the therapies to help improve weakened muscles and alternatives when others fail us. Their customized approach to evaluations, interventions, and outcomes help a child with disabilities participate in […]

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National Public Health Week

By Chelsey | Apr 6, 2021 | Comments Off on National Public Health Week

During the first full week of April each year, the United States observes National Public Health Week as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight important issues that need improvement. Making communities safe and healthy is public health’s top priority. In the midst of the most challenging public health crisis of […]

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National Physicians Week

By Chelsey | Mar 31, 2021 | Comments Off on National Physicians Week

National Physicians Week is honored from March 25th to the 31st to commend the healers dedicated to the art of medicine. As we face the threat of COVID-19, we recognize the sacrifice, dedication, and honor of these healthcare heroes.

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World Tuberculosis Day

By Chelsey | Mar 24, 2021 | Comments Off on World Tuberculosis Day

World Tuberculosis (TB) Day is a day to educate the public about the impact of Tuberculosis around the world. Tuberculosis is a serious infectious disease that mainly affects a person’s lungs. People with active tuberculosis must take several types of medications for many months to eradicate the infection and prevent development of antibiotic resistance. Today […]

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Brain Injury Month

By Chelsey | Mar 17, 2021 | Comments Off on Brain Injury Month

There are more than 5.3 million children and adults in the United States who are living with a permanent brain injury-related disability. That is one in every 60 people. Brain Injury Month aims to de-stigmatize brain injuries and increase the understanding of these injuries as a chronic condition.

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World Kidney Day

By Chelsey | Mar 11, 2021 | Comments Off on World Kidney Day

World Kidney Day brings awareness to kidney diseases and the need to keep your kidneys healthy. The common causes of kidney disease include diabetes, high blood pressure, urine infections, kidney stones, excessive use of pain killers, kidney infection and others. You can prevent kidney disease by routinely checking your blood pressure, drinking an adequate amount […]

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National Social Work Month

By Chelsey | Mar 4, 2021 | Comments Off on National Social Work Month

March is National Social Work Month. It’s a time to celebrate our workers who are essential in the well-being of our community. Social workers are trained to help people address personal and systemic barrier. They work to create a positive change in the lives of individuals, families, and groups. Social workers provide a voice for […]

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American Heart Month

By Chelsey | Feb 24, 2021 | Comments Off on American Heart Month

Heart disease is the number one killer in Americans. About one in three women are diagnosed with heart disease. Every February, we celebrate American Heart Month to raise awareness about cardiovascular health, and educate others on heart disease and stroke prevention. Prevention is not impossible, you can start by increasing your physical activity and choosing […]

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Phlebotomists Recognition Week

By Chelsey | Feb 17, 2021 | Comments Off on Phlebotomists Recognition Week

Phlebotomist recognition week celebrates phlebotomists’ vital role in maintaining patient health and promoting lab efficiency and effectiveness. They don’t just draw blood, they keep patients calm, ensure specimens are of the best quality. We appreciate the perseverance and skill of these important health care workers!  

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Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week

By Chelsey | Feb 10, 2021 | Comments Off on Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week

Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week is observed each year during February 7–14 to promote awareness and education about congenital heart defects. It affects approximately one in 100 births every year in the United States. It is the word’s most common birth defect. Take this week to raise awareness of congenital heart defects.

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