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Tips for Safe Camping

Camping is a great way to reconnect with nature this summer. Getting away from your electronics, stress from work and school, and the busy city life is a relief. Before you rush into the woods to pitch your tent, there are some safety rules you need to know. Even if you’re a more experienced camper, […]

By |June 14th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Tips for Safe Camping

Tick Bite Prevention

This is the time of year when many of us begin spending more time outside. While it’s always fun to get out and enjoy the weather, your summer fun could be interrupted by an unwanted visitor. Ticks manage to find their way onto many people each year and spread things like Lyme disease, tick fever, […]

By |June 13th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Tick Bite Prevention

Why You Should Wear Sunblock

The harmful UV rays of the sun can contribute to skin and health problems. From premature aging to skin cancer, the radiation from the sun can cause severe damage to the health of your skin. Sunblock is capable of diminishing the harmful effects of the sun when worn and provide several health benefits. Let’s look […]

By |May 15th, 2019|Blog, Health News, News & Updates|Comments Off on Why You Should Wear Sunblock

Growing STD Awareness for Young Adults

Sex education is a tricky thing. For the most part, many young adults are misleadingly exposed to sex. Media and entertainment provide teens with a less than perfect look at what consequences can come from unsafe sex. In order to promote the best sex education possible, STD awareness has proved to be the most successful […]

By |April 25th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Growing STD Awareness for Young Adults

Top 7 Most Common Chronic Diseases

Chronic diseases are something that doctors and patients have struggled against for years. Despite how common they are, many chronic diseases go undiagnosed and untreated for an extended period of time. The cause for that can be blamed on a lack of education and knowledge about the disease themselves, and warning signs to look out […]

By |April 15th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Top 7 Most Common Chronic Diseases

Preventing The Stomach Flu

The stomach flu is responsible for many hospital visits each year and in some cases, even results in death. The stomach flu is characterized by vomiting, diarrhea, cramping, and a low fever in most people. The gastrointestinal symptoms can quickly lead to dehydration, which is what sends most people to the hospital. When it comes […]

By |March 3rd, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Preventing The Stomach Flu

Symptoms of the Chickenpox

Symptoms of the Chickenpox

Chickenpox used to be one of the most common viruses to affect children before its vaccination became available in the United States in 1995. Its symptoms include a rash across the body, as well as mild fever. The virus is highly contagious and spreads quickly in contained groups, and you are immune to it […]

By |March 1st, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Symptoms of the Chickenpox

Treating Sports Injuries

If you have a child in sports, there is a possibility they may come home with a sports injury one day. The best thing to do is to make sure you are prepared in case this situation does happen; you will know what steps to take & will be at ease knowing you have the […]

By |February 26th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Treating Sports Injuries

Weight management

It is 2019 & there is much confusion about weight & how we should be accepting people. While it is true that people come in all different shapes, this does not mean that being underweight or overweight is no longer a health problem. Body image has continuously been an issue since the begging of advertisements […]

By |February 26th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Weight management

Flu Prevention Tips for You and Your Family!

Flu season is in full swing this season, and now is the time to start thinking about ways to prevent the flu in your household.

From early fall to mid-winter, cases of influenza begin to spread rapidly in local communities as more individuals stay indoors, the weather cools down, and the virus has more opportunities […]

By |January 16th, 2019|Blog, News & Updates|Comments Off on Flu Prevention Tips for You and Your Family!