Monthly Archives: May 2018

Tobacco Breaks Hearts

Posted on May 30th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

Every year, on May 31st, WHO and partners mark World No Tobacco Day, highlighting the health and other risks associated …

Communication Disorders Among the Most Common Childhood Disabilities

Posted on May 23rd, 2018 by Summer Nix

Speech, language, and hearing disorders often go undetected and untreated for too long.  Parents are encouraged to learn the warning …

May Is Healthy Vision Month!

Posted on May 22nd, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

Many Americans see the doctor every year for a physical. Lots of us also schedule regular visits to the dentist …

National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

Posted on May 18th, 2018 by Summer Nix

Despite historic declines in the rates of teen pregnancy and births in the United States, the U.S. teen birth rate …

National Women’s Health Week is May 13th – 19th

Posted on May 15th, 2018 by Summer Nix

It’s never too early or too late to work towards being your healthiest you! This National Women’s Health Week, we …

Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month 2018

Posted on May 10th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

Asthma According to the CDC, Asthma is a disease that affects your lungs. It causes repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, …

Lilburn WIC’s “Talk With Me Baby” Event Photos

Posted on May 8th, 2018 by Summer Nix

The Importance of Hand Hygiene

Posted on May 5th, 2018 by Veronica Mahathre

It’s easy to transfer germs, especially in a healthcare setting where there are multiple patients who are sick. Handwashing has …