What the Flu is Going On in Alabama?

February 28, 2019 Hannah Green
Influenza–like illness is at 7.30% statewide. This represents a decrease in the number of patients visiting their doctor with flu-like symptoms as compared to last week, although it is still above baseline ï Geographic spread** was reported as widespread to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ï During the last three weeks, Influenza
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A New Year a New You for Seniors

February 28, 2019 Hannah Green
About half of Americans make some type of New Year’s resolutions, although, studies show only about 8% are successful in achieving them.  Why?  Often because they set a goal that is simply too high.  Here are some realistic ways seniors can improve their lives and wellbeing year-round and are also easily attainable. Updating your legal
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April is Stress Awareness Month

April 2, 2019 Rick Singleton
April is the month of Stress Awareness and if anyone is likely to feel stressed out, they are probably a caregiver! The focus this month is to be aware of your levels of stress. It sounds simple, but when you feel stress, getting into the habit of noticing helps you manage it better, understand your
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Older Americans Month 2019: Connect, Create, Contribute

May 3, 2019 Rick Singleton
Each year, more and more older adults are making a positive impact in and around Etowah County. As volunteers, employees, employers, educators, mentors, advocates, and more, they offer insight and experience that benefit the entire community. That’s why Older Americans Month (OAM) has been recognizing the contributions of this growing population for 56 years. Led
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National Month Observances in June

June 4, 2019 abhi
National Month Observances in June There are many things we recognize in the month of June, Father’s Day, which makes sense that it is also Men’s Health Month, Alzheimer’s and brain awareness and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) awareness month just to name a few.  June also serves as National Safety Month. Injuries are the leading
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July Fun Facts and Trivia

July 1, 2019 quintan
Land of the free, home of the brave. The United States of America! Fourth of July is a holiday we all look forward to every year and it’s right around the corner! You probably have a July 4th tradition you do with family and friends. It is filled with beach trips, outdoors, summer fun, way
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Cherry Creek Village 2nd Annual Community Carnival

July 1, 2019 quintan
COME JOIN US FOR FUN, GAMES AND MORE KIDS AND GRANDKIDS ARE WELCOME! AUGUST 16TH FROM 11AM TO 1PM CHERRY CREEK VILLAGE 507 CHERRY STREET ATTALLA, AL 35954
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