Blog

Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States It can cause blindness, nerve damage, kidney damage, and other health conditions if not kept under control. The good news is that people who are at a high risk for type 2 diabetes can lower their risk by more than…
Read more
Breast cancer is the second most common cancer among women. About 1 in 8 women born in the United States will get breast cancer at some point in their life. When breast cancer is detected early, and is in the localized stage, the 5 year relative survival rate is 100%. Early detection is the key!…
Read more
Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance found in your body and many foods that you eat. Too much cholesterol can build up in your arteries and put you at risk for heart disease and stroke. High cholesterol normally does not have symptoms. This is why you should have your cholesterol checked on a regular basis.…
Read more
People of all ages need vaccinations Vaccines are the best defense we have against serious disease. It is very important to make sure that you’re up to date on all recommended vaccines TDap, tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis, MMR, HPV, FLU and Pneumonia are some of the types of vaccinations that you should get Parents can protect…
Read more
Summer has arrived and the sun is shining bright! What better time to talk about UV Safety? The sun puts out radiation known as UV-A and UV-B rays. Both can damage your skin and eyes UV-A rays reach the outer layer of your skin UV-B rays can reach the middle layer of your skin Unprotected…
Read more