Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in both American men and women. Smoking is the most common cause of lung cancer. Other risk factors for lung cancer include being exposed to secondhand smoke, having a family history of lung cancer, and being treated with radiation therapy to the chest. Let’s take time …
According to the American Association for Long-Term Insurance, 70% of men and women over the age of 65 will need some kind of long-term care services. November has been designated Long Term Care Awareness Month to educate Americans on the growing need for long-term care (LTC.)
Every October we take the opportunity to raise awareness of the benefits of physical therapy and recognize those who work in the field. Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants play a critical role in helping Americans of all ages and abilities achieve their physical activity goals and improve their quality of life.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about the impact of breast cancer and show our support for everyone affected by it. Let’s take this time to remind our loved ones about early detection methods so they can stay on top of their health.
Treating patients in today’s complex healthcare settings takes a whole team of professionals. Physician Assistants help patients improve their quality of life and manage chronic conditions. We are taking this time to shine light on all that they do.