August is Gastroparesis Awareness Month!

Gastroparesis Awareness Image

August is Gastroparesis Awareness Month, which is dedicated to improving understanding and management of the disease. Gastroparesis is also called delayed gastric emptying. The term “gastric” refers to the stomach. Gastroparesis is characterized by the presence of certain long-term symptoms together with delayed stomach emptying in the … Read More

July is UV Safety Awareness Month

UV Awareness Month

Summer has arrived and with the sun shining brightly,  it’s a golden time to highlight July as UV Safety Awareness Month! We all love to take in those warm summer rays, but everyone must remember to protect their skin and eyes from the damaging effects … 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