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Summer Begins

June 20, 2024

The Arrival of Summer: Embracing the Sun As the calendar flips to June, there’s a palpable shift in the atmosphere. Summer has arrived, bringing with it longer days, warmer nights, and a sense of renewed energy. This season, often synonymous with freedom and adventure, offers a unique blend of relaxation and excitement. The Allure of […]

Community Health Improvement Week

June 14, 2024

Community Health Improvement Week (CHIW) is a time to recognize the efforts of healthcare professionals, organizations, and volunteers dedicated to enhancing the health and well-being of their communities. This annual event, celebrated in June, highlights the importance of collaborative efforts in creating healthier environments. The Importance of Community Health Community health focuses on improving health […]

Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

June 7, 2024

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, a time to shine a light on the importance of brain health and the impact of Alzheimer’s disease on individuals, families, and communities. Alzheimer’s is a progressive neurological disorder that affects memory, thinking, and behavior. It is the most common form of dementia, accounting for 60-80% of dementia […]

Arthritis Awareness Month

May 30, 2024

Understanding and Managing Arthritis May is Arthritis Awareness Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about arthritis and its impact on millions of lives. With over 54 million adults and 300,000 children affected in the United States alone, it’s crucial to understand this common yet often misunderstood condition. What is Arthritis? Arthritis is a broad […]

Older Americans Month

May 23, 2024

May is Older Americans Month, a time dedicated to recognizing and celebrating the contributions, resilience, and strength of older adults in our communities. Established in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy, Older Americans Month serves as an opportunity to acknowledge the vital role seniors play in enriching our society and to promote their well-being and […]