June – Cataract Awareness Month

Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in the world. They occur when the lens of the eye is cloudy and can be present at birth or as a result of injury or aging. Symptoms are varied and may include, among other indications, blurred vision, … Read More

June is Hernia Awareness Month

national hernia awareness month

A hernia is when a part of an organ or tissue bulges through a weakened area or muscle or connective tissue. There are different types of hernias depending on where they occur: Inguinal hernia is in the groin area and is the most common type … Read More

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Throughout the year, and especially during March, survivors, caregivers, and loved ones are empowered to share their stories, raise awareness, advocate for policy change, and support research. According to the American Cancer Society, more than a million people … Read More