Have you been seeing more pink around you these days? Many organizations and companies are promoting the need for Breast Cancer Awareness. Now is the time to educate yourself of the risk factors and take preventative action. Are you at risk?The Mayo Clinic staff lists these risk factors, among others, as increasing your risk for breast cancer:Family… Read More

You may have noticed an increase in discussions about breast cancer awareness since today is the first of October. But how many of us in the senior community really focus on the preventative accepts of this disease? According to the CDC’s The State of Aging and Health in America 2013, mammograms for women aged 65 or… Read More

Article courtesy of The Medicare Blog. Did you know colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States among cancers that affect both men and women?? If everyone 50 or older got screened regularly, as many as 60% of deaths from this cancer could be avoided. In most cases, colorectal cancer develops from… Read More