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Be prepared for flu season

Influenze, or Flu, is a serious respiratory illness. It is easily spread from person to person and can lead to severe complications, even death. We ALL are at risk for getting and spreading the flu. Having the flu may keep … Continue reading

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May is National Lupus Awareness Month

The aim of Lupus Awareness Month is to raise awareness and educate others about this life changing disease. Lupus is an autoimmune disease. In a healthy immune system, the body produces antibodies which destroy unhealthy cells such as bacteria, viruses … Continue reading

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May is National Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Designated by the American Academy of Dermatology, National Melanoma Skin Cancer Prevention Month aims to raise awareness about skin cancer, increasing the chances of early detection so treatments can be given early. It’s vital that skin cancers such as melanoma, … Continue reading

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Melanoma Monday!

The aim of Melanoma Monday is to raise awareness about melanoma. Melanoma is an aggressive form of skin cancer in which cells within moles on the skin becoming malignant (cancerous) and can spread rapidly to other areas of the body … Continue reading

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Allergy-Conscious Guide to Gardening

  Gardening is a fun way to enjoy the beauty and bounty of nature. However, when you have asthma or allergies, it’s important to make sure a green thumb doesn’t lead to wheezy breathing. The tips below can help you … Continue reading

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