Posts Categorized: Health Awareness

Keeping Our Beaches Clean

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Beach pollution has been a major problem along the coast of California for decades. It’s one of the reasons why a great effort has been made to get people to clean up after themselves and to volunteer to clean their local beaches. Unfortunately, many people don’t understand just how damaging littering on the beach can be.…

Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

As the World Health Organization (WHO) points out, migraine and headache disorders are some of “the most common disorders of the nervous system.” Although a migraine or headache can be defined as having pain “in any region of the head,” the cause, duration, and intensity of this pain can vary according to the type of headache. The…

4 Facts Everyone Needs to Know About Beach Safety

Whether you’re in Southern or Northern California, odds are you’re going to hit the beach at some point this summer. After all, our beaches are one of the major benefits of living in California! It’s helpful for you and your family to understand the importance of beach safety. Beach Safety Facts In order to practice…

Why Do I Have a Headache?

Headaches are defined as any type of pain you might feel in your head. Everyone has experienced a headache at some point; they’re not uncommon. However, there are many types of and different headache causes. If you’re having serious headaches, such as cluster headaches or migraines, then you should seek medical attention from a doctor…

What Is A Food Allergy?

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Did you know more than 200,000 Americans seek emergency medical treatment as a result of a food allergy? Odds are you’re familiar with some of the common dietary restrictions people may have, such as lactose intolerance. However, there’s a big difference between an intolerance and an allergy. Because so many people have food allergies, it…