June 13th – 19th is National Men’s Health Week. This observance encourages men to seek regular medical advice and treatment for health issues, and to practice healthy living decisions, such as exercising and eating a healthy diet.
World Blood Donor Day is an annual observance recognized on June 14th to raise global awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products used for transfusion, and highlight the important contributions of voluntary, unpaid blood donors to national health systems.
For 2022, the World Blood Donor Day slogan is “Donating blood is an… more »
June is Cataract Awareness Month dedicated to educating the public on risk factors, symptoms, cataract types, and cataract surgery. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cataract is the leading cause of vision loss in the United States, and the leading cause of blindness worldwide.
According to the National Eye Institute (NEI),… more »
June is National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month, an annual observance designed to inform the public about migraine and other headache diseases. It is supported by advocates who are dedicated to raising awareness, increasing education for all, addressing stigma, and continuing to build a community of advocates. The 2022 theme is “Advocate for treatment access.”
The superfood of the month for June is none other than the peach! This stone fruit is not only the face of Georgia, but a highly nutritious food option. Peaches contain fiber, antioxidants, and vitamins and minerals that keep us healthy, including vitamin C, vitamin A, vitamin E, vitamin K, niacin, folate, iron, choline, potassium,… more »
Looking for a summer recipe to liven up the way you’re eating your fruit? This recipe is just for you! Grilled warm peaches topped with creamy yogurt and sprinkled with walnuts, honey, and mint, what could be better?
This recipe is quick, easy, and versatile. You can choose to use a plant-based yogurt, such as… more »