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  • How to Beat the Post Holiday Blues
    December 12, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    How to Beat the Post Holiday Blues

    Holiday time is here again! A time for joy, laughter, and gathering with family and friends. For some though, the holidays - or post holidays - can bring on an unexpected case of the blues. According to the National Mental...

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  • COPD Awareness
    November 15, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    COPD Awareness

    COPD, or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe and gets worse over time. COPD can cause coughing that produces large amounts of mucus, wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and other symptoms. ...

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  • World Pneumonia Day
    November 12, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    World Pneumonia Day

    World Pneumonia Day is annually held on November 12 to raise awareness of pneumonia, promote prevention and treatment, and to generate action to fight the illness. News, messages, and events promoting World Pneumonia Day are publicized and made viral through...

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  • National Family Caregiver Month
    November 7, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    National Family Caregiver Month

    November is National Family Caregiver Month, a time to pause and acknowledge the sacrifices made by caregivers of a family member. Each year has a theme, and this year's theme is called: "Respite: Care for Caregivers," according to the Caregiver...

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  • Breast Cancer Awareness
    October 19, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    The Types and Survival Rates for Breast Cancer

    So far, in our month long series to Breast Cancer Awareness, we have covered topics regarding, what breast cancer is, the symptoms of it, unknown facts about the disease, and how genetics play a role in the development of breast...

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  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    September 28, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    10 Ways to Raise Awareness For Breast Cancer

    October is quickly approaching, which means it is time to discuss a sobering topic that affects many women around the world every single day: Breast Cancer. Sadly, Breast Cancer is among the most common cancers that occur in women. By simply...

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  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Awareness Month, Infertility, Infertility Awareness, PCOS Awareness, PCOS Association, Cysters
    September 19, 2018 Allison Acquaviva

    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Awareness Month

    Among many other diseases and disorders, September is also the month to spread awareness regarding an invisible, but just as serious medical condition called Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome - or PCOS, for short. PCOS is an extremely common problem in women's...

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