October Health Tips and National Observations

October Health Tips and National Observations

Here’s some news you can use for October 2020! Balancing Work and Kids Going Back to School The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic makes it a school year like no other. Parents have had to make difficult decisions about whether to send their children back to school...
March Health Tips and National Observations

March Health Tips and National Observations

Here’s some news you can use for March! Coronavirus According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), coronaviruses are common in animal species, and most don’t affect humans. As of now, only seven different coronaviruses are known to...
February Health Tips and National Observations

February Health Tips and National Observations

Here’s some news you can use for February! Fitness First: Exercise Programs Research shows that those who are physically active are likely to live longer, healthier lives. Physical activity can lead to many benefits: Weight maintenance Reduced blood pressure...
BATTLING HOLIDAY DEPRESSION AND STRESS

BATTLING HOLIDAY DEPRESSION AND STRESS

While many look forward to the holidays, others dread the season. If you feel stressed, the obligations at holiday time can take their toll on even the most cheerful of people. Here are some tips to help you minimize holiday stress. Causes of Stress Ask yourself what...
October Is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October Is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths for women in the United States. To help spread awareness of this disease, October is recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Prevalence of Breast Cancer About 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive...
October National Health Observations

October National Health Observations

MONTH-LONG OBSERVANCES Contact Lens Safety Month Dental Hygiene Month (National) Disability Employment Awareness Month (National) Domestic Violence Awareness Month Health Literacy Month Medical Librarians Month (National) Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month...