Cervical Cancer Awareness Month: Facts & Prevention

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January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Nearly 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year1, but the disease is virtually always preventable with vaccination and appropriate screening (Pap and HPV tests). When cervical cancer is found early, it is highly treatable and associated with long survival and good quality of life. Continue reading

New Year’s Resolution: Preventive Care

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It is that time of year again where millions of people are vowing to get fit and stay healthy. But when February hits, the gym is deserted. If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to be healthier this year, put a new twist on it and start by seeing your doctor for a routine preventive care exam. Take it one step further and encourage your family members to get a check-up as well—even if they feel healthy and do not present any symptoms. Continue reading

Holiday Anxiety and Depression: How to recognize it and what should you do?

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Guest blogger: Karen R.. Compliance, Quality and Clinical Program Specialist

Many of us look forward to the holidays and the opportunity to celebrate and spend time with family and friends. For many, the holidays are truly a joyous time of the year.  However, for others, it can be a time filled with stress, anxiety and even depression.  Continue reading