Feb 01 2014

Go for Red Women Month

Valentine’s Day, February 14th, brings flowers, candy and hearts as gifts. The American Heart Association has designated February as “Go for Red Women” or “Go Red Por Tu Corazion” to raise awareness to saving women’s lives and beating heart disease – the number one killer of women. Each year cardiovascular disease claims the lives of...
Jan 01 2014

Healthy Weight and Lifestyle Month

At the beginning of each New Year, countless people make New Year’s resolutions to improve their health. Some resolve to lose a few extra pounds. Others want to add exercise into their daily routine. But not too many weeks pass, and the resolutions made for a healthier lifestyle are broken. Old habits die hard, or...
Feb 01 2014

Deaconess Faith Community Nurse Ministries Emerges

For more information, contact: Rev. Donna Smith-Pupillo, RN 314.918.2596; dpupillo@faithnurses.org (St. Louis, MO) Deaconess Faith Community Nurse Ministries (formerly Deaconess Parish Nurse Ministries Network) began 2014 as an independent nonprofit with a new name, mission, and vision and a team of faith community nurses providing wholistic healthcare, education and advocacy across the St. Louis region....