Lace Llanora

Lace Llanora is a writer, blogger, and digital marketer. She is mom to a 7 year old boy and loves blogging about health and wellness. Her goal is to inspire families to be proactive in managing their health so they can live life to the fullest.

Dispelling 5 Epilepsy Myths for November Epilepsy Awareness Month

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. It’s a chance for everyone to raise awareness and show support for friends and loved ones who bravely manage their epilepsy each day. Take some time to read epilepsy facts to dispel the stigma attached to this serious medical condition. Epilepsy is a neurological condition…

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Veterans Day 2017: Learn About the Veterans Medical ID Benefit

November 11, Veterans Day is set aside to honor more than 18 million of our country’s military Veterans. Veterans Day was first recognized in 1919 following World War I to pay respect to the men and women who fought for our freedom. Veterans Day has unique significance to all of…

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Join Walk for a Cure on September 17th!

  The Children’s Cardiomyopathy Foundation is hosting it’s 3rd annual Walk for a Cure on Sunday, September 17th at the South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange, NJ. The event unites pediatric cardiomyopathy families during Children’s Cardiomyopathy Awareness Month to raise funds in order to support research and education.  All…

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Raising Awareness of Marfan Syndrome

It was an ordinary day for Jamie Efurd. She and her daughter Callie (age 4) were only going to the ophthalmologist to get Callie some glasses. Things changed all of a sudden when the doctor mentioned Marfan syndrome and the need for a cardiologist appointment. “I needed fresh air immediately…

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3 Tips on Managing Medications for Seniors

According to Aging Care, the average adult takes five or more prescriptions on a daily basis. Managing prescriptions which include proper handling, dosage, and storage can be overwhelming for some patients; no matter their age. Here are some valuable tips to reduce the challenges of managing multiple medications: Make a…

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Veterans Can Claim Medical ID Benefit in 4 Easy Steps

There are nearly 23 million veterans in the US today and many of them face different health issues as a result of their military service. The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) issued a directive to make medical ID bracelets and pendants accessible to all veterans. Under this directive, veterans can claim…

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