November 16, 2021

American Diabetes Month: Avoiding Diabetes Management Mistakes

American Diabetes Month is a chance for all of us to raise awareness about a serious health condition that affects more than 34 million people in the United States. More than likely, you or someone you know is living with diabetes and could use a little bit of help. This November, find out how to avoid common mistakes in diabetes management (and then pass on what you learned to a friend).
October 21, 2021

What is Cholesterol, and How Does It Affect Heart Health?

Nearly four out of every 10 Americans have high cholesterol, one of the contributing factors in many heart attacks and strokes. Yet, despite how common high cholesterol has become, many of us would likely not be able to answer the fundamental question: what is cholesterol? By learning the facts about heart health today, you will be able to protect your body better tomorrow.
October 7, 2021

Celebrities Raise Mental Health Awareness by Sharing Personal Experiences

For those living with mental health conditions, it is all too easy to feel alone. But, the reality is that there are millions of others in the same boat, including some of your favorite celebrities. From Kendrick Lamar to Chrissy Teigen, stars are stepping up to share their own personal struggles to raise mental health awareness.
September 21, 2021

Suicide Prevention: Being Supportive Makes a True Difference

From family to friends to neighbors, everyone can play a role in preventing suicide. It is a growing public health problem that affects individuals of all ages and can have a far-reaching impact on the lives of loved ones. During National Suicide Prevention Month, learn how you can be supportive of someone in crisis.
September 14, 2021

Living with Autism: Tips and Resources for Families

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a complex, lifelong developmental disability, is characterized by persistent differences in communication, interpersonal relationships and social interactions. For new mothers and fathers of children living with autism, parenting presents many new and different challenges. To help your family enjoy a happy, healthy life, Advantage Care Health Centers has some practical tips to follow and online resources you can utilize on a daily basis.