Dec 01

Watches, Warnings, and Advisories, oh my!

Posted on December 1, 2023 at 8:08 AM by Bridget Craker

Winter weather is on its way, and the ways we categorize different types of dangerous weather can be hard to remember. However, it’s important to know what these terms mean so you take the correct precautions to protect yourself and your loved ones.

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Nov 02

Thanksgiving is National Family Health History Day

Posted on November 2, 2023 at 11:21 AM by Bridget Craker

Sharing a meal with loved ones is a wonderful way to create traditions and learn from one another - whether it be a nightly dinner or a holiday gathering with extended family. Thanksgiving will be here at the end of November, and with it comes National Family Health History Day. Sitting down for a Thanksgiving meal presents the perfect opportunity for families to give thanks but also to talk about an important topic – health. 

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Oct 02

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on October 2, 2023 at 8:39 AM by Bridget Craker

Breast cancer is the second most common cancer among women in America, just behind skin cancer. According to the CDC, each year in the United States, about 240,000 women get breast cancer, and 42,000 women die from the disease. For decades, October has been recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month; some of the purposes of this month are to educate people about the disease and to raise awareness about the importance of early detection.

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