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Red Cross Month

Every eight minutes, the American Red Cross brings help and hope to people in need, thanks to heroes like you. Whether you donate funds, donate blood or volunteer, we depend on your support to make a difference in communities across the country. Each year, the president of the United States

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American Heart Month

When winter blows in, you have two options: You can pull the blankets over your head and go back to sleep—or you can suit up and head out for an outdoor winter adventure! Cooler Weather = Big Opportunity There’s no reason you need to take a break from physical activity

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Diabetes Awareness Month

What is diabetes? Diabetes is a disease in which the body is unable to properly use and store glucose (a form of sugar). Glucose backs up in the bloodstream — causing one’s blood glucose (sometimes referred to as blood sugar) to rise too high. There are two major types of

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

What is breast cancer? Breast cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the breast. The damaged cells can invade surrounding tissue, but with early detection and treatment, most people continue a normal life. Facts about Breast Cancer in the United States One in

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