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May 26, 2022 / Health Conditions

Arthritis Awareness Month

Everyday Health reports more than 54 million people have arthritis in the United States. Included in that stat are conditions are a long list of health issues...

May 23, 2022 / Well-Being

Supporting Medical Professionals Through Clinician Burnout

May is National Nursing Month. The awareness event is trying to shine a light on the stressful challenges nurses...

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May 18, 2022 / Health Conditions

American Stroke Awareness Month

American Stroke Awareness Month kicks off in May to increase public awareness about the warning signs of stroke. The event also aims to educate people...

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May 8, 2022 / Well-Being

Mother's Day Kicks Off National Women's Health Week

Each year, Mother's Day kicks off National Women's Health Week. It's an awareness event that encourages...

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May 2, 2022 / Well-Being, Health Conditions

May is Mental Health Month

Mental illness impacts millions of adults each year. The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) works to shine a light on mental health...

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Apr. 28, 2022 / Health Conditions

What is Long Covid? A Guide to Symptoms and How to Cope

"It's the worst fatigue of your life," explained Linda Tomkow, a patient of Northwestern Medicine who battled ongoing covid-19 symptoms...

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Apr. 25, 2022 / Well-Being

Teaching Kids Healthy Habits

When kids are taught healthy habits at a young age, they are more apt to carry on those habits as adults. The basics of good nutrition, regular exercise...

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Apr. 21, 2022 / Pets Health

Does My Pet Have Allergies? - A Guide to Symptoms and Causes

Do you think allergies are just a people problem? Think again. Just as our noses start running after...

Illustration of Intestines on Blackboard
Apr. 18, 2022 / Health Conditions

April is IBS Awareness Month

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) may be a sensitive topic for some, but it is a more common disorder than many realize. In fact, almost about 10 to 15% of people experience it....

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Apr. 14, 2022 / Well-Being, Health Conditions

Identify Signs of Stress and How to Self-Care

Stress is a normal part of life, and no one is immune to its effects. That's why Stress Awareness Month....

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Apr. 11, 2022 / Well-Being

Minority Health Is the Focus in April

National Minority Health Month is celebrated in April. The awareness event is designed to educate people about the disproportionate burden....

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Apr. 7, 2022 / Well-Being

Recognizing Occupational Therapy Month in April

Occupational Therapy Month recognizes and celebrates the holistic approach that Occupational Therapy (OT) brings....