National Eye Exam Month

This August, mark National Eye Exam Month by learning about ways to keep your eyesight clear and healthy. A standard eye exam can detect early indicators of disease or damage to your eyes as we age. Routine eye exams are recommended by ophthalmologists every 2-4 years between the ages of 40 and 65, and every…

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National Disability Independence Day

The Americans with Disability Act (A.D.A.) was signed back in 1990 which introduced a special civil rights law into the books. This particular law meant that no individual with a disability can be treated differently or discriminated against in public accommodation, employment, transportation, and state and local government services. Every step taken towards equality is…

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National Sarcoma Awareness Month

Sarcoma is a general term that refers to a group of tumors that develop in the soft tissues and bones. This disease has come to be known as the “forgotten cancer” due to the lack of understanding amongst the general public. This National Sarcoma Awareness Month, let us spread awareness on the serious risk posed…

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National Therapeutic Recreation Week

Since its inception in 1984, National Therapeutic Recreation Week has been celebrated every year in the second week of July. The primary objective of this commemoration is to increase awareness about the beneficial fundamental role therapeutic recreational activities play in an individual’s physical, mental, and emotional well-being. These activities, which may include adaptive athletics, expressive…

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UV Safety Awareness Month

Our exposure to the sun’s UV radiation will grow as the days get warmer. It is crucial that we shield our skin and eyes from the harm that would undoubtedly result from not taking precautions! Despite the ozone layer’s ability to block dangerous UVC radiation, UVB and UVA rays still manage to slip through. These…

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Summer Safety Month

June is Summer Safety Month! We wanted to take this opportunity to raise awareness of the dangers of heat-related illnesses that could occur if precautionary steps are not followed. We advise everyone to stay hydrated and follow simple heat protection steps so that you may remain healthy.

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National Nursing Assistants Week

June 17th to the 23rd is a week where we celebrate our healthcare heroes who work tremendously hard to ensure that the needs of our residents are always taken care of. Our sincere thank you goes out to all Certified Nursing Assistants who selflessly helped so many people across the globe which is one of…

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National Migraine & Headache Month

National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month is observed in June to recognize those in the headache and migraine communities who work to recognize headache disorder as a neurobiological disease.  Migraines impact forty million Americans, and one billion people around the world. Raising awareness of National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month encourages people with chronic headaches…

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