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Nine-year old Brandon can usually be found playing in his tree house or out in the yard exploring.
There have only been a few instances while in the company of his 4 siblings, or even mom and dad, that Brandon has wandered off. Even on these occasions, he has never went far from home.
It was just recently that his parents greatest fear became a reality... Brandon decided to "go on an adventure," and climbed over the frontyard fence, crossed a heightened traffic area and continued on his way.
On February 6th, 2017 Chris received a call that every mother fears. Her son Brendan was experiencing a life-threatening situation while away at school and she was unable to be there during his time of need.
The American Heart Association reports that an estimated 42.2 million Americans over age 60 have one or more types of cardiovascular disease, which are conditions affecting the heart and blood vessels. These conditions include coronary artery disease, heart attack, heart failure, abnormal heart rhythms, congenital heart disease and stroke.
February is Black History Month — an important time to highlight the fact that African-Americans are two times more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease than whites and less likely to have a diagnosis of their condition. African-Americans are also at greater risk than whites for health problems like high blood pressure, diabetes and high cholesterol, which is concerning since overall wellness is a factor in brain health.