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Epilepsy Awareness Month

November is recognized as Epilepsy Awareness Month.  It’s estimated that four in every 100 people will be diagnosed with epilepsy. Although 3.4 million people and their families are currently affected by epilepsy in the United States, there is still much that is misunderstood about this brain disorder. People with epilepsy and seizures experience multiple daily …

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National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

For the month of November people around the country come together to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s Disease. Did you know, there are over 6 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s Disease? Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging and the disease gets progressively worse as time goes on. Here are some warning signs someone …

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International Infection Prevention Month

International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) reminds us that while our industry was turned upside down and continues to be challenged by COVID-19, basic practices to prevent procedure- and surgical site-related infections remain critical to protecting patients and maintaining the reputation of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) as providers of safe, high-quality care. If you work in …

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to be observant of our loved ones who may have been diagnosed with breast cancer.  According to https://www.nationalbreastcancer.org/breast-cancer-facts , here are some important facts about breast cancer: This year, an estimated 43,550 women will die from breast cancer in the U.S., and it is the leading cause …

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