01Sep 2023

September is Sickle Cell Awareness Month! “Unlocking Hope, Healing, and Awareness: Embrace Sickle Cell Awareness Month!” Schedule an immunization appointment with us HERE.   What is Sickle Cell Disease? Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a genetic blood disorder that affects the shape and function of your red blood cells. Normally, red blood cells are round […]

06Feb 2024

  Heart disease is a significant public health concern in the United States, and the statistics from the American Heart Association (AHA) underscore its prevalence. According to the AHA, heart disease is responsible for one in four deaths. It’s crucial to emphasize that heart disease encompasses a range of conditions, including coronary artery disease, heart […]

09Feb 2024

Today, as part of our American Heart Month series, we’re diving into the realm of nutrition and its profound impact on heart health. Join us as we explore the principles of heart-healthy eating and discover delicious ways to nourish your cardiovascular system.   Foods That Promote Heart Health Incorporating nutrient-rich foods into your diet can […]

13Feb 2024

Among the various factors that influence heart health, regular exercise stands as a cornerstone of preventive care and overall well-being. In this discourse, we delve into the profound significance of physical activity in fostering a resilient and robust cardiovascular system. Benefits of Exercise on Cardiovascular Health Regular exercise is one of the cornerstones of heart […]

22Feb 2024

In our modern and hectic society, stress has become an inevitable aspect of our daily existence for numerous individuals. Yet, what frequently escapes notice is the significant influence that persistent stress can exert on the health of our hearts. In this installment of our series dedicated to American Heart Month, we explore further the complex […]

28Feb 2024

As we draw closer to the conclusion of American Heart Month, we shine a spotlight on the critical importance of knowing and managing key health indicators for heart health. In this installment, we focus on two vital metrics: blood pressure and cholesterol levels. Join us as we explore why these numbers matter, what they signify […]