What community health centers can do for you

What community health centers can do for you

It’s often said that prevention is the best medicine. That’s definitely true — preventive health services can help keep you healthy and uncover health issues before they become severe. But what if you have difficulty accessing those services? That’s where community...
The self-care guide for kids & teens

The self-care guide for kids & teens

When it comes to kids and teens, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their mental health should not be overlooked. Decreased social interaction with their peers and extended family, disruption in school or summer routine, and frustration over changes to future...
Safely celebrating during COVID-19

Safely celebrating during COVID-19

Each year, as the Fourth of July approaches, we remind our community to celebrate safely because fireworks injuries, boating accidents, and severe sunburns are common around this favorite summer holiday. But this year, there’s an additional concern: COVID-19. As some...
5 facts to know about prostate cancer

5 facts to know about prostate cancer

The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 191,930 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed in 2020. Why not take some time during Men’s Health Week to get the facts about the condition? Prostate cancer is the second most common form of cancer...
A man’s guide to a healthy heart

A man’s guide to a healthy heart

The statistics are staggering. Heart disease is the leading cause of death among American men, causing nearly one in four deaths. Healthier lifestyle habits can help you avoid becoming part of that number. Let’s take a deeper dive into the numbers from the Centers for...
Family Health Challenge: Gardening together

Family Health Challenge: Gardening together

We share family health challenges you can take on with your entire family. Each challenge is a way to boost your health and strengthen your family. This time, we’re offering up a suggestion you may never have thought of as a family activity. But it’s a good one! We...