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May 2015

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Skin Cancer Detection & Awareness Month

May is Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention month. What is Melanoma? The most dangerous form of skin cancer, these cancerous growths develop when unrepaired DNA damage to skin cells (most often caused by ultraviolet radiation from sunshine or tanning beds) triggers mutations (genetic defects) that lead the skin cells to multiply rapidly and form malignant … Continue Reading

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7 Ways Pets Improve Your Health


When you come home to a purr or wagging tail at the end of a stressful day, the sudden wave of calm you feel isn’t just your imagination. Research suggests that your fluffy friend truly is good for your physical and mental health. “Pets often provide unconditional acceptance and love and they’re always there for … Continue Reading

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Asthma & Allergy Awareness Month


Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month Supported by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), this awareness event is held throughout the month of May to coincide with the peak season for asthma & allergy sufferers. People who suffer from asthma and allergies often experience noticeable physical symptoms during this month. An awareness campaign in … Continue Reading