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Should I Be Screened for Lung Cancer?

Should I Be Screened for Lung Cancer?

Lung cancer screenings could save the lives of some patients. When it comes to deaths caused by cancer, lung cancer leads the pack for both men and women. What can you do to protect yourself from this scary diagnosis? Along …

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What Are the Pros and Cons of Self-Exams?

What Are the Pros and Cons of Self-Exams?

Have you made breast self-exams a monthly habit? Along with annual screenings for breast abnormalities with your doctor, women are often instructed to learn how to perform their own examinations to complete each month. Are these exams a good idea? …

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Summer Sun Safety: Top Tips

Summer Sun Safety: Top Tips

As summer break approaches, it’s time to start thinking about sun safety. May is National Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month. Learn how to enjoy summer without worrying about the damaging effects of the sun on your skin. Discover the …

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How Alcohol Can Affect Your Health

How Alcohol Can Affect Your Health

Pour the champagne and make a toast to a special someone. Alcohol has long been associated with celebrations and festivities. All that fun can make people forget about the dangerous health effects of alcohol. April is National Alcohol Awareness Month. …

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Protect Yourself from Skin Cancer This Summer

Protect Yourself from Skin Cancer This Summer

The sun is shining and the beach is beckoning—summer is the perfect time to be outdoors. Whether it’s a trip to the beach or a quick zip around the house to mow the lawn, you should protect yourself from the …

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