Health Plan Partners Blog: prevention
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Thursday, February 4, 2021 PREVENTION - DETECTION - TREATMENT The goal is to raise awareness of cancer and to encourage its prevention, detection, and treatment. World Cancer Day is led by the Union for International Cancer Control to support the goals of the World Cancer Declaration. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Falling is NOT a normal part of aging. There are steps you can take to reduce your risk. Falls Prevention Awareness Week, September 21-25, 2020, is designed to spread this important public health message. Every year, thousands of older adults fall and hurt themselves. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, September 8, 2020 September Is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month promotes thyroid cancer awareness for early detection, as well as care based on expert standards, and increased research to achieve cures for all thyroid cancer. READ MORE >>
Monday, August 24, 2020 Prescription Opioid Misuse The opioid epidemic in the U.S. has lawmakers working on legislation to tackle the growing problem — one the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says has quadrupled, in part, due to the misuse of prescription painkillers. READ MORE >>