This week is Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week. According to the CDC , 40,000 children are born each year with a Congenital Heart Defect (CHD). On average, 25% of these children will require surgical treatment during their infancy.
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. It is appalling to realize that this awareness is even necessary, but the news shows and social media tell the sad stories. Like all other types of abuse, dating violence does not depend on age, race, sex, or creed. Abuse is abuse in any and every language and it should never be tolerated or accepted. But this month we want to bring attention to the teen abuse.
February is AMD awareness month! Many people have never heard of this disease of the eye, so here is some information to help.