Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

By NutexMarketing | May 19, 2020

In 1984, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) declared May to be “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.” Because May is the peak season for allergies and asthma, it’s the perfect month to educate others on the condition that affects more than 60 million Americans. Symptoms Asthma is a condition in which a…

Getting Medical Help Amid the Pandemic

By NutexMarketing | April 14, 2020

You can’t turn on your TV or get on the internet without seeing a story on COVID-19 right now. With the topic receiving so much news coverage, it can be overwhelming to filter through the information. That’s why we’ve broken down the important information given by the CDC, on what to do if you think…

Brain Awareness Week

By NutexMarketing | March 13, 2020

March 16-22 is the 25th annual Brain Awareness Week, a global education initiative to raise awareness for brain health and science. During last year’s campaign alone, more than 2,500 events were held in 45 states and 50 countries around the world! This brain awareness week, we’re spreading the word about the importance of protecting your…

Eating Disorder Awareness Month

By NutexMarketing | February 21, 2020

The last week of February is National Eating Disorder Awareness Month, an opportunity to discuss the disorder 30 million Americans are living with. With photoshop, social media, and the pressures to be “perfect,” teens and young adults often struggle with body image issues and develop dangerous habits as a result. Unhealthy eating patterns can cause…

Drugs and Alcohol Awareness

By NutexMarketing | January 28, 2020

It seems like every month, more and more news stories come out about public figures accidentally overdosing and college-aged kids dying from alcohol poisoning. Shockingly, more people died in 2015 from drug overdoses than car accidents, and almost 88,000 people died that same year from alcohol-related causes. With these rates being the highest in America’s…

Good hygiene? Let’s Shake on It

By NutexMarketing | December 11, 2019

Among the many things December is known for, it’s also dedicated to spreading awareness about the importance of proper handwashing. Think your hands are clean? On average, you come in contact with around 300 surfaces every 30 minutes, which exposes you to approximately 840,000 germs! And although 71 percent of people claim to have good…

Get the Facts About the Flu

By NutexMarketing | November 14, 2019

Although influenza viruses are detected year-round in the United States, there’s a defined peak in cases from November to February. In honor of flu season approaching, we’re clearing up the most common misconceptions about the flu and the flu shot. Together, we can all do our part to keep the Wylie community healthy this winter!…

Breathe Easy Knowing Your Respiratory System is in Good Health

By NutexMarketing | October 16, 2019

We’ve all been there—you’re sick with a stuffy nose, cough, and sore throat, when you realize you have been taking your ability to breath for granted. Sometimes we forget how important our respiratory system is until it’s not functioning properly. Just as you take care of your bones, joints, and muscles, the internal systems in…

The Heart of Health

By NutexMarketing | September 26, 2019

This Sunday is World Heart Day! World Heart Day was founded by the World Heart Federation in 1999 to raise public awareness of cardiovascular disease. This annual observance and celebration held on September 29th is a time for survivors to share their stories, and a chance for people all around the world to commit to…

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Children’s Eye Health and Safety

By NutexMarketing | September 13, 2019

Just when your kids thought summer would last forever, school has swung back into gear. Swimming pools and sleepovers have been replaced by pop quizzes and sack lunches. As parents, we always want to give kids every tool possible to succeed in a new school year. One area that sometimes slips our minds is getting…