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Importance of Blood Donation

The Coastal Bend Blood Center was formed in 1969 to centralize blood donation efforts in the South Texas area, as well as for Port Aransas, Aransas Pass and Corpus Christi…

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Fire Prevention Month

October is Fire Prevention Month.  The goal of this month is to raise fire safety awareness and ensure that families are prepared. While house fire deaths are dropping (largely due…

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Take Steps to Protect Yourself and Your Family From the Flu

Take Steps to Protect Yourself and Your Family From the Flu   With Fall in full swing, now is the time to take the necessary steps to protect yourself and…

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month   Each year, the month of October is recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Spearheaded by the National Breast Cancer Foundation, this annual initiative serves to…

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National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month September is named as National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This awareness month was initiated to educate communities on the importance of early detection and intervention…

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Blood Cancer Awareness Month

Blood Cancer Awareness Month   Each year, September is named as Blood Cancer Awareness Month. This awareness month was initiated to educate communities and to bring attention to the fight…

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National Ovarian Cancer Month

National Ovarian Cancer Month   Each year, September is named as National Ovarian Cancer Month. This awareness month was initiated to educate communities on the importance of early detection and…

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National Suicide Prevention Month

National Suicide Prevention Month   September is National Suicide Prevention Month. This month is recognized by many mental health advocates, organizations, survivors, and community members to unite and promote suicide…

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Texas Oyster Mariculture Industry

Texas Oyster Mariculture Industry   According to the Harte Research Institute at Texas A&M- Corpus Christi, the oyster industry has been struggling in past years. This has been due to…

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Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month   As the state’s leading voluntary eye health and safety organization, Prevent Blindness is dedicated to preventing blindness and preserving sight. Established in 1965,…

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