Most people think about protecting their skin from the sun in the summer. But even in the depths of a New England winter, harmful long- and short-wave ultraviolet lights (UVA and UVB) are still coming through — and exposure can lead to premature skin aging and the development of skin cancer.
What type of care is available to you alongside your current treatment program, is intended for patients of any age group who have a chronic, curable, or life-threatening illness, and is appropriate at any stage of a diagnosis?
Massachusetts is the first state to permanently enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored tobacco and vaping products. The temporary ban on the sale of all vaping products is in effect until mid-December. However, surrounding states either continue to allow the sale of vape products or have less restrictive bans. This means that access to these products is only a car ride away. Here’s what you should know.
It’s a conversation few of us want to have, but it’s imperative to have it. “It” refers to talking to loved ones — often our aging parents — about their health and medical care, including at the end of life. These are some of the most vital topics we should address.