• Slips and Falls: Discover How-to Prevent Injuries

    Slips and Falls: Discover How-to Prevent Injuries

    According to the CDC, slips and falls on ice and snow injure 1 million Americans every year. With proper preparation, you can keep you and your family safe from preventable injuries by wearing the right clothing, shoes, and moving deliberately, slowly, and carefully. What To Wear Shoes That Protect Against Slips And Falls The expression

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  • Know Your Flu Season Facts

    Know Your Flu Season Facts

    As flu season approaches, it’s crucial to stay informed and take necessary precautions. The CDC provides valuable information to ensure the safety of you and your loved ones. This fall and winter, both the flu virus and COVID-19 may be circulating, making vaccination the key defense against both illnesses. To maintain optimal health, it is

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  • Dealing With Asthma During Winter & Cold

    Dealing With Asthma During Winter & Cold

    When dealing with asthma during winter, you may notice your asthma becomes less easily controlled. Here are some explanations why this happens – Changes in air temperature, especially when temperatures decrease, can have a significant impact on the respiratory system. Colder and drier air can irritate the airways, triggering an inflammatory response. This inflammation can stimulate

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  • Monkeypox Facts

    Monkeypox Facts

    Here are a few Monkeypox facts for you to consider. Monkeypox is a viral disease with symptoms in humans similar to smallpox, including fever and rash. Anyone can get and spread Monkeypox regardless of sexual orientation. The virus can spread person to person through direct contact with lesions, body fluids of an infected person, or virus-contaminated

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  • Tick Bites: Know How to Protect Yourself

    Tick Bites: Know How to Protect Yourself

    In the northeast we see ticks and tick-borne illnesses, including Lyme disease, all year round, but during the warmer weather tick bites are more prevalent. Therefore, it’s important to be aware of how to prevent these bites and what do if one happens. Tick Bites: Prevention Generally speaking, the first step in prevention of tick

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