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Healthy Sun Exposure for Summer

We’re all ready to be outside and take advantage of the sunshine and warm temperatures now that summer has arrived. This sun exposure can be good for your mood and energy levels, but too much can cause sun damage to your skin which can be very harmful and result in future health complications. Sun protection […]

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Meet Our Heroes: Interview with Respiratory Therapist Rick Bain

You’ve seen the hashtag, but today we’d like to introduce you to one of the #healthcareheroes we’ve come to depend on. Rick Bain is a respiratory therapist and member of the Acuity family who is on the front line, helping people recover from serious respiratory illness every day. Check out the interview to see what […]

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How to Offer Love and Connection When You Can’t Visit a Loved One in the Hospital

Sometimes we can’t visit loved ones in a hospital because of the health risk to the patient or to ourselves. For all of us here at the Acuity family, we know how difficult it can be while unable to visit sick and recovering loved ones in person, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still offer […]

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Tips for a Happier, Healthier Quarantine

The Acuity family knows how disruption can affect the mind and body. We’re all keeping our heads up while we fight this respiratory illness on the front lines, and we’d like to share with you some helpful tips for maintaining a sense of normalcy during quarantine.  What we’ve learned is that self care and routine […]

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Spring is in the Air: How Changing Seasons Affects Your Lungs

The spring season is a welcome relief for many with warmer weather, longer days, and the coming of summer. But we know many who suffer from chronic lung conditions may experience worsened symptoms. Read more to learn why this happens and what you can do to prevent and treat flare-ups.  What is in the air […]

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