First Quarter 2017 Monthly Wellness Topics
JANUARY - Cervical Cancer Awareness
No woman should die of cervical cancer. It is highly preventable, and when detected early, it is highly curable. Materials outline screening tests, recommended vaccines, treatments if detected, plus guidelines for how to reduce cervical cancer risk factors.
FEBRUARY– Heart Health
Take this to heart. Some heart disease risks are hereditary, yet most are factors you can control. Materials provide guidance on how to get a handle on risks, including eating healthy, exercising, quitting tobacco and managing weight and stress.
MARCH – Colorectal Cancer
Thanks to improvements in prevention, early detection and treatment, more than one million people in the United States are survivors of colorectal cancer. Materials share updated information to help people worried about developing colorectal cancer, preparing for screenings and deciding on treatment.