Author Archives: Pooja Mathur

The psychology of giving

The holiday season has officially begun! With the holidays comes the tradition of giving back. Many people believe that giving back during this time of year is unique to this particular season. However, this is not the case–giving back is … Continue reading

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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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