There’s More than One Type of Diabetes! Understand The Risks And How To Prevent It

November 3, 2021

There’s More than One Type of Diabetes! Understand The Risks And How To Prevent It

Are you at risk for diabetes? Understanding the risks and how to prevent it is important because there are more than one “type” of diabetes, and it can be confusing.  Diabetes is a chronic health condition that continues to affect millions of people in the United States every year. And it’s growing.  As the disease can often feel like a life sentence of daily management, it is extra important to be educated this National ...

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When To Get Your Flu Shot And COVID-19 Vaccine: Let’s Avoid The “Twindemic”!

October 4, 2021

When To Get Your Flu Shot And COVID-19 Vaccine: Let’s Avoid The “Twindemic”!

September and October are considered the months where people get their “annual” flu shot. As we’re approaching flu season, some of you might also be eligible for the COVID-19 booster shot as well. So, when should you get your flu shot and COVID-19 vaccine? Do you need to space them apart? The CDC states that you can get both your booster shot (or your 1st time shot) and a flu vaccine at the same ...

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Aggressive Bees And Stings: Welcome to Angry Bee Season!

August 24, 2021

Who else has noticed that bees are getting more aggressive lately? It’s not your imagination, and it's pretty common this time of year. What you should know is that we’re entering angry bee season. Usually, during the late summer and early fall, bees get close to the end of their season and are preparing to die off. During this time, bees become more aggressive and are more likely to sting you if ...

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Back To School Physicals: Add It To Your Child’s Checklist

August 17, 2021

It’s that time of year. August is notorious for back to school shopping, back to school supplies, and most importantly, back to school physicals.   If your child missed their annual check-up last year, then this one is going to be the most important physical yet. Why? Because physicals are a great way to determine if they’re healthy, up to date on immunizations, and cleared to participate in school sports.   Need answers about what ...

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Six Things You Need to Fight the Office Flu

June 17, 2021

If ever there were a time during the year that all workers dread, it has to be flu season. Sniffling coworkers, wheezing kids and running out of tissues or hand sanitizer can make the months of flu season extremely stressful, even if you’re one of the lucky ones who remains healthy. Every year, American businesses lose billions of dollars in sick days and lost productivity. Experts estimate the economy will lose about about $20 ...

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