Author Archives: Pooja Mathur

What you need to know about Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. During this month, health care organizations, professionals and the community bring attention to lung cancer. Lung Cancer Awareness Month initially began in 1995 as Lung Cancer Awareness Day. However, as the lung cancer community … Continue reading

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How Does Exercise Combat Depression?

A cancer diagnosis can be difficult to handle. Cancer affects your physical body as well as your attitudes, thoughts or feelings. You may experience a range of emotions like fear, anger, sadness and helplessness. When these feelings interfere with daily … Continue reading

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Staying healthy in the summer

Summer is a season that many people associate with being outdoors. Lying out by the pool or on the beach, taking long walks, going for a run, gardening, and grilling outdoors are just some leisurely activities that people do in … Continue reading

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Gray in May – Brain Tumor Awareness

This month you might hear, “Wear Your Gray in May” or see that many of your friends have made their profiles on social media sites gray. This is because May is Brain Tumor Awareness Month, and gray is its color. … Continue reading

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Volunteer for a better community and a better you: National Health Care Volunteer Week challenge

This week (April 6-12) is National Health Care Volunteer Week.. It was established by President Nixon in 1974 as a way to show appreciation and raise awareness for volunteers and the valuable services they provide. Volunteer work is an integral … Continue reading

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