THYROID AWARENESS MONTH

The thyroid is a small gland responsible for producing hormones that play a crucial role in many of the body’s systems — from cells and tissues, to organs like the heart, brain, liver, and kidneys. Dysfunction occurs when the thyroid produces either too much or … Read More

National Influenza Vaccination Week

The National Influenza Vaccination Week (NIVW) is a national awareness week focused on highlighting the importance of influenza vaccination. What to Know This Flu Season: According to the CDC (2020), it’s likely that flu viruses and the virus that causes COVID-19 will both spread this … Read More

National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

During November, National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness month aims at making the general public more aware of the disease and the scale of it among the U.S. population, as well as bring new light potential care options for those affected. Although Alzheimer’s affects approximately 1 in … Read More