Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - For caregivers, the holidays can be filled with warm family gatherings but may also be fraught with depression, anxiety and challenges that many others don’t face. Here are some tips for caregivers this holiday season and beyond.

Carson City, Nevada - Nevada’s flu vaccination coverage for 2011-2012, estimated at 32.6%, ranked lowest in the nation and was well below the national average of 42%, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  The Nevada State Division of Health seeks a higher seasonal flu vaccination rate for Nevadans during the current season, 2012-2013.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), nearly 22 million school days are lost annually due to the common cold but a little care can help you protect your family.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - It’s nothing to sneeze at: The average adult catches two to four colds every year, causing millions of workdays to be lost.

Las vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), asthma is a leading chronic illness affecting an estimated 18.7 million adults and 7 million children. Many people who experience persistent asthma fail to recognize the severity of their disease - often until it is too late and they are fighting to breathe.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Every autumn, millions of Medicare beneficiaries make a very important decision: which Medicare Advantage (MA) plan to enroll in. Medicare’s annual open enrollment period is now through December 7. During this time, people on Medicare have the option to change plans or decide to enroll in one for the first time.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Worldwide NET Cancer Awareness Day (WNCAD) was established in 2010 by patient advocacy groups from around the world to increase understanding of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs), an uncommon and frequently misdiagnosed type of cancer, to honor those affected by the disease and to recognize advancements made in the management of NETs.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - The power goes out. There is construction in your neighborhood. A flood strikes. A water main cracks. Each of these can cause a disruption in the flow of water to your home. This disruption can affect the quality of your water for drinking, cooking and household chores.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - If you or someone you care about is among the nearly 14 million people in the U.S. living with cancer, these tips from patients and caregivers on an online cancer network developed with the American Cancer Society may help.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - When it comes to health, making positive lifestyle changes that include losing weight and being more active is a goal for many people. But often times, no matter how good the intentions, these changes only last a few weeks.