• World Heart Day

    World Heart Day

    September 29th is the World Heart Day. The World Heart Day was created by the World Heart Federation with the purpose of raising public awareness regarding cardiovascular disease (CVD) as the world’s leading cause of death, claiming 17.5 million lives each year.  The day is also meant to highlight the actions that individuals can takeRead more
  • National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

    National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

    September 18 is National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day—a day to call attention to complex issues related to HIV prevention, testing, treatment, care, and treatment for aging populations in the United States. The goal is to increase the quality of life for people living with HIV and to reduce stigma surrounding HIV among aging populations. InRead more
  • "Do You Know About Sepsis?"

    "Do You Know About Sepsis?"

    September is Sepsis Awareness Month. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched Get Ahead of Sepsis, an educational initiative to protect Americans from the devastating effects of Sepsis and to create public awareness.  This initiative emphasizes the importance of early recognition and timely treatment of sepsis, as well as the importance of preventingRead more