November is American Diabetes Awareness Month, a chance to bring attention to an issue that affects many older adults. 12.4% of adults in North Carolina and 13.2% of adults in South Carolina have been diagnosed with diabetes. Let’s talk about a few dos and don’ts to manage type 2 diabetes as you live life boldly! Do: Eat a healthy […]
Category: Long Live Life
Don't let your fear of falling stop you from living life boldly! There are steps you can take to prevent falling. The ApexHealth team put together these fall prevention tips for older adults and caregivers.
The ApexHealth team knows that there are some common misconceptions surrounding the necessity and safety of the flu vaccine, so let's bust some common myths ahead of flu season.
September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. This month, and throughout the year, ApexHealth joins the mental health advocates, prevention organizations, survivors, allies and community members in promoting suicide prevention awareness.
Let's talk more about why it's important to address hearing problems, how hearing aids can help and the ways you can get coverage for hearing services.
Why is it important to stay up to date on vaccines? (Plus answers to common questions about immunizations)
Protection from infections helps us go forth and live life boldly! Let's talk more about why immunization is important and then answer some commonly asked questions you might have.
While you are out living life boldly, it's important to protect your skin and eyes from the sun. To help you make the best of your time outside, here are a few sun safety tips to protect your skin and eyes in the sun this summer.
During Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month, let's highlight a few areas where you can make positive changes to keep your brain healthy.
Choosing a primary care provider (PCP) is one way to make sure you're getting the best care you need for the life you lead. Your PCP serves as your go-to person for medical treatment and coordinated care. Let's discuss more about what a PCP does, why they are important and how you can find one.
This spring and summer – get outside! There are many physical and mental health benefits to spending time outdoors. Let's explore what these are and some ideas on how you can safely spend time outside.