May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month
Your skin is the largest organ of the body. It plays a very important role acting as a barrier to protect internal organs from injury and germs, helping to control your body temperature and the loss of fluids, as well as helping your body to make vitamin D. But just as your skin works hard to protect you, it too needs to be protected in order to maintain its essential functions.
For more information or to enroll into a Covered California Health plan, please visit their website at https://www.coveredca.com/.
The Importance of Vaccines for Older Adults Vaccines are one of the greatest technological developments of the Twentieth Century. Immunizations have wiped out mass killers such as smallpox and polio and are so effective at preventing diseases that many of us take them for granted.
Fall Prevention Falls are not just the result of getting older. Many falls can be prevented. Falls are usually caused by a number of things. By changing some of the items in your home or surroundings, you can lower your chances of falling.