February 21, 2018

Live Heart Healthy

Think red in February! Hearts are everywhere this month as we celebrate Valentine’s Day and National Heart Disease Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and prevention, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. Heart diseases vary by type and cause but, collectively kill about 610,000 people … Continued
January 17, 2018

What’s Your (Blood) Type?

Ready for a New Year’s resolution that helps your community? January honors blood donors and encourages others to give. Since 1970, January has been known as National Blood Donor Month (NBDM). This month is dedicated to blood organizations paying tribute to the millions who give blood each year, bringing awareness to the severity of the … Continued
November 22, 2017

Breath Clean, Breath Healthy

Each year, November raises awareness for the prevention of lung cancer. Well, what exactly is lung cancer? As defined by CancerCare®, lung cancer occurs when abnormal cells are developed in one or both lungs, where these cells do not allow the lungs to function normally and prevent them from developing healthy lung tissue. Tumors may … Continued