Health Spotlight

Friday, July 7, 2017
July Health Spotlight
Summer Safety Tips Summer is a great time for kids to enjoy different indoor and outdoor activities. Whether they are young children or teens, learn ways to keep your kids safe and healthy while they enjoy the summer fun...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
February is American Heart Month
February is American Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States; one in every three deaths is from heart disease and stroke, equal to 2,200 deaths per day. This month, we are highlighting Million Hearts™, an initiative dedicated to preventing the nation's...
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and Southern Jersey Family Medical Centers, Inc. wants you to know that there’s a lot you can do to prevent cervical cancer. HPV (human papillomavirus) is a very common infection that spreads through sexual activity. About 79 million Americans currently...
Thursday, December 1, 2016
World AIDS Day
In recognition of World AIDS Day on December 1st, Southern Jersey Family Medical Center Inc. (SJFMC), encourages residents to get tested for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
November is American Diabetes Month
Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. One in 11 Americans have diabetes — that’s more than 29 million people. And another 86 million adults in the United States are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Monday, October 3, 2016
October is Natioanl Breast Cancer Awareness Month
This October, Southern Jersey Family Medical Centers is proud to participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point. The good news is that...
Thursday, September 1, 2016
National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
One in 3 children in the United States are overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in adults, like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Back to School Tips for Parents
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
July - Summer Safety Tips
Monday, June 20, 2016
June is Men's Health Month