Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the U.S., but it doesn’t have to be. The most important thing you can do is to be proactive in protecting your health. Don’t let fear or uncertainty outweigh the benefits of getting screened for colorectal cancer.
Scale Back Alabama. This 9-week weight-loss program has helped Alabamians lose more than 1.3 million pounds since January 2007, while awarding the top weight-loss participants with cash prizes.
Approximately 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed in their lifetime. Early detection is crucial to finding and beating prostate cancer, which is why Infirmary Cancer Care is hosting free prostate cancer screenings from 8-10:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, in Mobile, Fairhope, Bay Minette and Atmore.
A smoking habit is very serious and can cause severe health problems for the rest of your life.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, signed into law on March 23, 2010, created new requirements for not-for-profit hospitals to complete a community health needs assessment (CHNA) and implementation plan every three years. These assessments and strategies ensure that hospitals have the information they need to help meet the healthcare needs of their communities.