Health & Wellness

Healthy voting essentials: here’s what you need to know to vote safely

Healthy voting essentials: here’s what you need to know to vote safely 1823 1644 AEPC Health

COVID-19 has challenged us to rethink the health and safety aspects of quite literally everything we do, including the method we’ll use to cast our ballot. A record 1.6 million…

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What you need to know about the withdrawal of ranitidine (Zantac)

What you need to know about the withdrawal of ranitidine (Zantac) 224 203 AEPC Health

On April 1, 2020, the U.S. Federal Drug Administration (FDA) announced it was requesting manufacturers to withdraw all prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) ranitidine drugs from the market immediately. Ranitidine, sold…

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‘First, do no harm’ guides the practice of active surveillance for prostate cancer patients

‘First, do no harm’ guides the practice of active surveillance for prostate cancer patients 2309 1299 AEPC Health

When it comes to cancer, we frequently equate early detection with early treatment so that the cancer can be removed before it has a chance to spread and cause irreparable,…

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COVID-19 Spread, Masks, Mental Health & The Lighter Side

COVID-19 Spread, Masks, Mental Health & The Lighter Side 2121 1414 AEPC Health

The COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) in the US and across the world dominates the news – from the number of cases, lives lost, and economic impact. The number of cases in Michigan continues…

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COVID-19 Resource List

COVID-19 Resource List 2560 1707 AEPC Health

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact ever-increasing aspects of our personal and community health, the following resources may be useful to find credible information and assistance. COVID-19 screening tools…

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Coronavirus Screening Tools, Drug Hoarding, DNRs and More

Coronavirus Screening Tools, Drug Hoarding, DNRs and More 2121 1414 AEPC Health

The growth in the number of cases of the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) in the US and across the world dominates the news.  As of 5:30 pm today, there were over 100,700 US COVID-19…

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Exhausted from the “spring forward”? Here’s how to cope

Exhausted from the “spring forward”? Here’s how to cope 2121 1414 AEPC Health

If you’re feeling tired and groggy this Monday morning, you’re not alone. Daylight Saving Time (DST) starts on Sunday at 2 am, effectively moving an hour of daylight from the morning…

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How long can Coronavirus survive on surfaces? Be on the lookout in these places.

How long can Coronavirus survive on surfaces? Be on the lookout in these places. 2121 1414 AEPC Health

Practicing good due diligence on how to stop the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has recently become a top priority in nearly every setting. Whether you’re thinking about how it spreads…

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Great news: cancer deaths are down! How to keep the trend going in the right direction

Great news: cancer deaths are down! How to keep the trend going in the right direction 1500 1000 AEPC Health

And now for some good news! The annual Cancer Facts & Figures released in January by the American Cancer Society (ACS) indicates a nearly 30 percent drop in cancer death…

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“I enjoy kissing more.”

“I enjoy kissing more.” 2121 1414 AEPC Health

A newly released U.S. Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking Cessation offers a big shot of support for individuals and healthcare systems seeking to curb smoking. That’s great, because the well-known facts…

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