By Marie McAden
It’s a sobering fact: the No. 1 risk factor for breast cancer is simply being female.
According to the National Cancer Institute, a woman born today in the United States has about a 1 in 8 chance of being diagnosed with breast cancer some time during her life. Continue reading
By Anna Makar
“It makes me feel good inside when I can put a smile on a resident’s face.” Those words have been spoken by many volunteers who give their time and talents to residents of skilled nursing, assisted living and retirement facilities.
Volunteering also can add fulfillment to the life of a volunteer. Volunteers can provide a wonderful enhancement to a recreation/activity program at any healthcare facility. Continue reading