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Thyroid Awareness Month

January 18, 2022

The thyroid is located in the neck and consists of a small butterfly-shaped gland. The gland influences the function of important organs such as the brain, lier, heart and kidneys. Its most important function is to make hormones that travel in the blood to control your metabolism, digestion and regulation body temperature.  January recognizes Thyroid …

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Paget’s Awareness Day

January 11, 2022

Paget’s disease is a disease of the bone that interferes with its normal process of gradually renews and replaces old bone tissue with new bone tissue. When the bone tissue doesn’t renew, bones can become fragile. Commonly affected areas are pelvis, skull, spine and legs. Complications can include, broken bones, hearing loss and pinched nerves …

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National Blood Donor Month

January 3, 2022

National Blood Donor Month is recognized every January for nearly 50 years to remind others about the lifesaving impact of blood and platelet donors. According to America’s Blood Center, 31,000 pints of blood are used every day.  January is one of the most difficult times to maintain a sufficient blood supply for patients. Make a …

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Happy Kwanzaa

December 29, 2021

May you enjoy this holiday season to the fullest and welcome all the goodness in your life.

Daily Dose of Inspiration

December 21, 2021

One kind word can warm three winter months. ~ Japanese Proverb From our friends at caregiverlist.com