February is American Heart Month, a federally designated event, made possible by President Lyndon B. Johnson by a proclamation in February of 1964. At that time, more than half the deaths in the U.S....Read More
Published Date: 10 – 11 – 2019
As the weather becomes cooler and the leaves start to change, many of us in healthcare start thinking about the flu. Influenza, or “the flu” is a respiratory illness caused by a virus that brings on a fever, dry cough, sore throat, muscle aches, tiredness, and headache. Read more.
Published Date: 10 – 01 – 2019
National PA Week recognizes the PA profession and its contributions to the nation’s health. Physician assistants work in collaboration with licensed physicians to provide medical care to patients. Read More.
Published Date: 09 – 03 – 2019
The ACPA has information, resources, videos and tools to help you better understand and communicate with your healthcare team. Read More.
Published Date: 08 – 01 – 2019
Contact lens health week is celebrated in August. Here are tips to lower your chances of having any eye issues, including developing serious infections. Read More.
Published Date: 06 – 01 – 2019
Be safe in the sun this summer. Learn about the damaging effects that too much UV radiation exposure can have on your skin. Plus finds tips to help you protect yourself from getting too much sun. Read More.
Published Date: 05 – 01 – 2019
Nurses play such an important role in healthcare. As healthcare continues to evolve, the authors of one NIH study note that “…because of their role, their education, and the respect they have earned, <nurses> are well positioned to contribute to and lead.” Read More.
Published Date: 04 – 02 – 2019
High blood pressure, depression, drinking too much, overeating…uncontrolled stress can lead to a variety of ailments and unhealthy coping mechanisms. There are stress management tactics that can help. Learn More.
Published Date: 03 – 01 – 2019
Good nutrition is so important. As we celebrate National Nutrition Month, here’s a great website with information about how to eat well without breaking your budget. Read More.