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Hepatitis Awareness Week

By Chelsey | Jul 27, 2021 | Comments Off on Hepatitis Awareness Week

Every thirty seconds, a person dies from a hepatitis-related illness. Hepatitis is is the inflammation of the liver, a vital organ that processes nutrients and fights infections. Heavy use of alcohol, toxins, and viruses can cause hepatitis. Hepatitis Awareness Week brings aims to educate others about viral hepatitis.

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Daily Dose of Inspiration

By Chelsey | Jul 21, 2021 | Comments Off on Daily Dose of Inspiration

Every time you smile at someone it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing. ~ Mother Teresa From our friends at caregiverlist.com

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Sarcoma Awareness Month

By Chelsey | Jul 13, 2021 | Comments Off on Sarcoma Awareness Month

Sarcoma is a rare cancer that arises in the bones and the connective tissues such as fats and muscles. It is most commonly found in the arms and the legs, but can occur anywhere in the body. July is Sarcoma Awareness Month to encourage research and create awareness for a Sarcoma, also known as the […]

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UV Safety Month

By Chelsey | Jul 6, 2021 | Comments Off on UV Safety Month

Summer has arrived and spending time outside is a great way to be physically active, reduce stress, and get vitamin D. This is a great time to highlight that July is UV Safety Month! Ultraviolet (UV) radiation comes from the sun, tanning beds, and sunlamps, and can damage skin cells. Protect your skin from the […]

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National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month

By Chelsey | Jun 30, 2021 | Comments Off on National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month

Migraines impact about 40 million people in the United States, and one billion people worldwide. June is National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about migraines and other headache diseases. Globally, migraines and headaches are recognized as the second cause of disability. Let’s take the time to educate ourselves and others […]

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Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

By Chelsey | Jun 24, 2021 | Comments Off on Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month, a time to bring up the conversation of the brain, Alzheimer’s disease, and other types of dementia. There are more than 5 million Americans with Alzheimer’s. It has been estimated that there will be 76 million people worldwide with Alzheimer’s or dementia by 2030. Take the time this […]

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National Nursing Assistants Week

By Chelsey | Jun 16, 2021 | Comments Off on National Nursing Assistants Week

National Nursing Assistants Week is a special time set aside annually to celebrate and recognize the important work that CNAs do all year long. Nursing Assistants go by many titles (CNA, LNA, RNA, HHA) but they all provide hands-on care to others who need assistance with daily tasks of care. Now more than ever, attention […]

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Community Health Improvement Week

By Chelsey | Jun 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Community Health Improvement Week

As we move towards the recovery of the COVID-19 pandemic, we highlight Community Health Improvement Week. We honor the health professionals who were at the forefront of the pandemic and those who work closely with our community. This year’s theme is Reflect, Renew, and Rise Together. Reflect on the need to improve healthcare for the […]

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Men’s Health Month

By Chelsey | Jun 1, 2021 | Comments Off on Men’s Health Month

June is National Men’s Health Month. It’s a time to raising awareness of preventable health problems and encouraging early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. In the United States, men on average, die at higher rates of heart disease, cancer and unintentional injuries. Take this month to encourage the men in your […]

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Stoke Awareness Month

By Chelsey | May 25, 2021 | Comments Off on Stoke Awareness Month

Stroke Awareness Month spreads awareness and aims to reduce the incidence of strokes. Nearly half of adults with high blood pressure are women. High blood pressure, high cholesterol, and diabetes can increase the risk of having a stroke. Reduce this risk by monitoring your diet and exercising regularly.

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