June is National Cancer Survivor Month

In the US alone, according to the American Cancer Society, there are roughly 17 million cancer survivors and it’s estimated to grow to over 22.1 million by 2030. The month of June is designated as National Cancer Survivor Month, and with numbers climbing annually, it’s important to understand the obstacles facing this growing community. While we happily celebrate their anniversaries and mileposts, cancer survivors must learn…

Posted on Jun. 10, 2021 in From Our Perspective

Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month, and according to the Alzheimer’s Association, there are 50 million people worldwide who are living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, which is an overall term describing a group of symptoms.  A degenerative brain disease facing many families, Alzheimer’s does have some early signs you can look for: A disruption in daily…

Posted on Jun. 3, 2021 in From Our Perspective