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A person washing hands with soap and water in a sink
Posted on Mon, January 07, 2019
Practicing hand hygiene is a simple yet effective way to prevent infections. Cleaning your hands can prevent the spread of germs, including those that are...
Sepsis is a medical emergency graphic
Posted on Mon, December 10, 2018
Sepsis is the body’s overwhelming response to an infection. It is a life-threatening medical emergency that happens when an infection you already have - in...
Male physical therapist helping another man stretch
Posted on Mon, November 19, 2018
No one wants to live in pain, but no one should put their health at risk in an effort to be pain free. Doctor-prescribed opioids are appropriate in some cases...
Yellow sign that says "FLU SEASON AHEAD" with red and orange trees during autumn in the background
Posted on Mon, October 01, 2018
Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Every flu season is different, and influenza infection can affect...
Posted on Fri, September 14, 2018
Legionnaires’ disease is a severe pneumonia caused by the Legionella bacterium. Legionella is commonly found in fresh water sources, but it rarely causes...
Woman sitting on a couch with her hands on her knees
Posted on Mon, September 10, 2018
September is observed as Suicide Prevention month in the US and World Suicide Prevention Day is September 10th. Suicide rates are the highest they have been in...
Apple on top of books with pencils and "back to school" written on a black chalkboard
Posted on Mon, August 27, 2018
Now that school is back in session, you may be worrying about things like your child’s academic performance and health. While you can’t keep an eye on your...