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November 15th, 2021
November is Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, or decline in cognitive function. And while it is not a normal part of aging, over 6 million older adults live with the disease. As the aging…

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November 3rd, 2021
According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) 34.2 million people in the United States have diabetes, with an estimated 7 million undiagnosed. The increasing prevalence of obesity in the country is contributing to the rising incidences of the…

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October 15th, 2021
It’s almost time for little witches and ghosts to appear at your doorstep. For children with diabetes, Halloween can be a troublesome time to maintain blood sugar goals. But with a little imagination and education, finding alternative activities…

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October 4th, 2021
In the United States, 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. It is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women following skin cancer. Due to increased awareness, however, breast cancer survival rates have increased…

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September 16th, 2021
Women are unique individuals with unique health needs and can respond differently than men to the same illness. Disparities may range from cause to symptoms and treatments. This article will look at 5 women’s health issues with tips for…

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September 1st, 2021
Heart disease remains a leading cause of death for men and women in the united states. Hypercholesterolemia or high cholesterol is one of the most preventable risk factors for developing heart disease, making cholesterol awareness so…

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August 16th, 2021
It’s summer and the kids are active and hungry! Time to stock the pantry and fridge with healthy snacks that are easy whether you’re at home, or on the go. Keep baby carrots or pre-cut celery sticks in an easy-to-reach place with a tub of…

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August 2nd, 2021
Summer is here, and time to enjoy the sunshine and outdoor activities we’ve been waiting for. Biking, swimming, hiking, and water sports are on our to-do list. But with summertime comes heat, humidity, poor air quality, and the risk of…

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