Skin Cancer: What you need to know

Here we are, it’s 2014 and pretty much everyone knows that sun and tanning (natural or tanning beds) cause skin cancer. Likewise, most people know if you have a spot and it is changing, or you have a spot that will not heal, or you have a mole that looks funny it needs to be checked. But if you…

Elderly Especially Susceptible to the Heat

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, people ages 65 and older are more prone to heat stroke and heat-related stress than those of other ages. Seniors’ bodies are not able to adjust to sudden changes in temperature as quickly as younger people’s. A chronic condition that affects the body’s response to heat, as well as taking…