Coronavirus sparks worldwide concern – Both the World Health Organization and The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have closely monitored the coronavirus, which was named COVID-19 in mid-February 2020. The public is understandably concerned, but educating oneself about COVID-19 and coronaviruses in general can assuage some fears. #Coronovirus #COVID19
How switching the clocks can affect your health – Even though the energy savings associated with DST can be significant, some suggest those savings come at the expense of human health.
Dress In Blue Day a day to wear blue to raise colon cancer awareness. This movement came from the Colon Cancer Alliance and for everyone to wear blue this one day of the month to help raise awareness for colon cancer. #ColonCancer #Blue #DressInBlueDay #BlueDay #ColonCancerAwareness #Colorectalcancer
National Wear Red Day. During American Heart Month in February, the American Heart Association will focus on women with “Go Red for Women,” a national movement about women and cardiovascular disease. Each year cardiovascular diseases claim the lives of nearly 500,000 women. For all of the women who have been affected by cardiovascular disease, the public is urged to participate in Wear Red Day. #NationalWearRedDay #WearRedandGive
Fitbit Versa 2 – This is my take and review of the fitbit fitness tracker the Versa 2 the new fitness smartwatch. #Fitbit #FitbitVersa2
It’s okay if walkers miss the 10,000-step standard – The 10,000-step standard – which equates to roughly five miles. It has some surprising origins that are not necessarily rooted in medical science.
What is an ocular migraine? – Changes in the weather may contribute to ocular migraines, a specific type of headache that tends to catch people off-guard more often than not. #OcularMiagraine
World Pneumonia Day – an awareness health day. Pneumonia is one of the leading causes of deaths in children under five years old. #WorldPneumoniaDay
Explain what No Shave November is and how it claims to grow cancer awareness plus I discuss how the fund raising money is distributed. #NoShaveNovember #Movember
Movember aims to address men’s health issues – This day encourages a greater understanding of men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and men’s suicide. #Movember
World Stroke Day – An awareness day to raise awareness about stroke and its dangers. #WorldStrokeDay #StrokeDay #DontBeTheOne
It’s that season! Contagious! Where hand washing and covering your mouth is important so we don’t spread the cold or flu viruses. But, we should be spreading the gospel instead.
National No Bra Day – a day where women forgo wearing a bra as means to encourage breast cancer awareness. #NoBraDay
Debunking common myths associated with breast cancer – Cancer claims the lives of millions of people across the globe every year. But the fight against cancer is anything but hopeless, as the World Health Organization notes that between 30 and 50 percent of all cancer cases are preventable.
Teal Talk Day – an awareness day to raise awareness for ovarian cancer. #TealTalkDay #OvarianCancer
Walked in on a cadaver clean up – I was doing my lock down rounds at a community college where I worked as a security officer and that is when I walked in on a teacher cleaning up from her days class.
Recognize the signs of hypothermia – The arrival of cold weather provides opportunities to romp in the snow, ski the slopes or enjoy an afternoon ice skating on a frozen pond. But spending time outdoors in the cold or even in an indoor space that is not adequately warmed can result in a serious health condition known as hypothermia. #hypothermia
World First Aid Day – an Awareness holiday to raise awareness for first aid and equipping everyone with the knowledge to help save lives. #FirstAidDay #WorldFirstAidDay
Stand Up to Cancer Day – This awareness holiday is celebrated the second Friday of September each year. It has been celebrated since 2008. #SU2CD
ER nurses are unsung heroes – No one wants to see the inside of an emergency room or medical center, but few people avoid occasional visits to the ER. When such situations arise, a top-notch trauma team can make all the difference.