Each year, Breast Cancer Awareness Month is promoted through countries worldwide. This month, MedicAlert remembers those who have lost their lives to breast cancer; and recognizes the importance of standing beside our loved ones and others who are currently battling this life-threatening disease.
For all you coffee lovers, it can be grueling to avoid the temptation of those new trendy holiday drinks being advertised at all your local coffee companies. This fall season; challenge yourself to avoid the artificial flavors, sugars, and hidden chemicals found in coffee shop drinks by creating your very own healthy and flavorful lattes or mochas.
The time of year is upon us when the holiday festivities are soon to begin. Although it’s an exciting time to come together with family and friends; the change of seasons can take a great toll on our health. Sneezing and runny noses become extremely common as the colder temperatures set in.
This serves as the perfect opportunity to take inventory of your current health. Ensure vaccinations are up-to-date for you and your family. In addition, getting your annual flu shot can contribute to better health this holiday season and into the New Year.
National Yoga Awareness Month gives Americans the opportunity to improve your health with a positive, relaxed attitude. Although yoga has only been popular in the United States since the early 1950’s, the technique and practice has been around and evolving for centuries.
From its beginning, those who practice yoga unfailingly develop physical strength and inner peace. Some types of yoga focus on relaxation and breathing. Other forms of yoga concentrate on various types of movement and flexibility.
Do you have a loved one who continues to avoid doctor’s appointments and health screenings? Avoiding health issues has become all too common for Americans today.
The fear of standard screenings and test results tends to prevent many from scheduling regular doctor’s visits necessary to maintain good health.
MedicAlert reminds Americans that living healthy, active lives needs to be a priority, and begins with just one visit to the doctor. We challenge you to help your loved one learn what he or she needs to do in order to get healthy and stay healthy.
If you or a loved one has experienced the fear of a possible cancer diagnosis; you likely understand the extreme importance of recognizing symptoms, early detection, and taking proactive steps in your daily life to prevent prostate cancer.
MedicAlert member Julie Roberts and her family were just a few of the millions of victims affected by the 2012 Hurricane Sandy that affected millions of Americans on the United States’ upper East Coast. Super storm Sandy was blamed for damaging and destroying over 72,000 homes and businesses and took at least 125 lives.
With their New York home immersed in intensifying flood waters, Julie was forced to separate from her family during a devastating downpour.