October 10th is celebrated across the globe as World Mental Health Day. Officially recognized by the World Health Organization, the day is designed to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to increase access to care and support for mental health.
A Tribute to Those Who Clean - National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day
October 2nd is National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day. The day is set aside to recognize the men and women who work hard to keep our public facilities in tip-top shape.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about the impact of breast cancer. According to the CDC, Breast Cancer is the 2nd most common cancer among women in the United States.
Mesothelioma Awareness Day
Mesothelioma Awareness Day takes place every year on September 26. It was established in 2004 by the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation. The day is a reminder of the impact this disease has on people across the country and the world and is an opportunity to raise awareness surrounding mesothelioma.
Johnson & Johnson Set to Discontinue Talc-Based Baby Powder Globally in 2023
Johnson & Johnson baby powder has been a staple in households across the world for the better part of the last century. Baby powder, often made of talc powder, has been used by women as a dusting powder to help keep their vaginal regions dry.
The History of Labor Day
Many Americans celebrate Labor Day with parades, picnics, and parties. While most Americans enjoy the first Monday in September as a day off from work, the holiday has a rich history that you may not know about.
Congress Passes The Honoring Our PACT Act 2022
The Camp Lejeune Justice Act is heading to the President’s desk and will soon become law. Nearly 40 years after the contamination was confirmed to be a serious health threat, this bipartisan legislation passed through the Senate on the evening of August 3, 2022.
National Hispanic Heritage Month – Mes Nacional de la herencia hispana
National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated September 15th – October 15th. Originally a weeklong celebration, it was expanded to a month dedicated to recognizing the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States.
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Unfortunately, ovarian cancer is the second most common gynecologic cancer in the United States and causes more deaths than any other cancer of the female reproductive system.
From the Fields to the Classroom – The Start of the School Year is Here
As we reach the end of August it is a bittersweet time for families as kids begin to return to school. Warm, outdoor summer nights change to new school routines and after school activities.