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Dedicated to Eradicating Health Disparities

February is Black History Month, a time to recognize and celebrate African American influence, achievements, and contributions to our nation. We want to showcase a leader you may have never heard of — Onesimus. 

Staying Healthy

Five Tips to Stay Healthy This Winter

Many are finding that their health is taking a back seat, but we must all find ways to remain healthy and strong amid the pandemic. Here are five tips to boost your health throughout the remainder of winter.

Heart Health

Commit to Your Heart’s Health

February is American Heart Month, a time to recognize the devastating impact that heart disease has on our communities. President Lyndon B. Johnson was the first to sign a proclamation designating February as a time to increase public knowledge of this issue, and 57 years later, heart health is more important than ever.

January Is Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, and this year, everyone should get an eye exam, which is the best way to diagnose and prevent optical nerve damage.

Thyroid

Time to Prioritize Thyroid Health

January is Thyroid Awareness Month, a time we set aside each year to recognize the many challenges that people with thyroid disorders endure every day and to raise awareness of the need to get regular checkups to prevent serious conditions.

Asthma

Managing Your Asthma During COVID-19

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), people with moderate to severe asthma may be at a greater risk of severe illness from COVID-19. Here are several steps to reduce your risk of an asthma attack caused by a viral illness.