A much needed Thank you…

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. In the United States alone, there are more than 15 million Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers (Alzheimer’s Association, 2016). Please take a moment to thank all the...

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a time to honor and remember children and families affected by these rare diseases, and help rally support to give kids with cancer better outcomes by supporting our groundbreaking research. During the month of September:...

“Keep cool” seems to be the phrase of the week

Summer may be dwindling down, but the hot weather sure is going strong! Here are some helpful tips to beat the heat: Drink lots of fluids, especially water. Keep cold water with you whenever you are outside. Be sure to replace salt, lost through sweat, by either...

Heart Awarness

KNOW THE SIGNS… WARNING SIGNS OF HEART ATTACK, STROKE & CARDIAC ARREST HEART ATTACK WARNING SIGNS CHEST DISCOMFORT   Most heart attacks involve discomfort in the center of the chest that lasts more than a few minutes, or that goes away and comes back. It can feel...