January 16, 2024
CCI Event / health equity / LGBTQIA / Transgender Health

The State of Transgender Health Care Roundtable

January 5, 2024
cervical cancer / HPV / pap test / sex education / STI

Let’s Talk About Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer is easy to prevent and treatable. The most important things you can do to help prevent cervical cancer are to get vaccinated against HPV and get screened with a Pap test.

January 2, 2024

3 Challenges to Start the New Year

Here are 3 easy challenges for you and your family to start the New Year off right.

A digital recreation of the human brain
November 7, 2023
Alzheimer's disease / dementia / PACE / seniors

Everything You Need to Know About Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a devastating condition that leads to many concerns and questions. An understanding can make things easier.

October 19, 2023
breast cancer / mammogram

Breast Cancer Early Detection Saves Lives

Breast cancer is a disease in which cells in the breast grow out of control. While there are many risk factors for breast cancer, early detection can make treating it easier.

October 10, 2023
health insurance / medicaid / Medicare / open enrollment

Enroll in Affordable Health Insurance

Open enrollment gives individuals and families the chance to enroll in a health plan that supports their needs.

October 3, 2023
lead poisoning / lead prevention

Lead Poisoning Prevention

No safe blood lead level has been identified for children. Even low levels of lead in the blood can have lifelong health impacts.

October 1, 2023
COVID / Flu / flurona / vaccines

Flurona Season: Prevention Tips

Use these tips and resources to protect yourself and others from COVID and the flu.

A magnifying lens observes bacteria on spinach laid out on a wooden cutting board.
September 15, 2023
food / food safety

How to Practice Food Safety and Prevent Illness

It is important to handle food properly to prevent illness. Learn the best food safety practices to keep you and your family safe.

September 8, 2023
birth control / reproductive health / sexual health

Birth Control Basics: The Pill, The Shot, & The IUD

Birth control, or contraception, is a medicine, a medical device, or a barrier to protect consenting adults from unplanned pregnancies.

A group photo of CCI staff members and volunteers after the Block Party.
August 21, 2023
Block Party / CCI Event / summer

Reflections on CCI’s Third Annual Block Party

CCI Health Services’ CEO and President Dr. Sonya Bruton reflects on CCI’s third annual Block Party in Greenbelt.

August 21, 2023
climate change / environment / food insecurity / heat / summer

How Climate Change Affects Your Health (and What You Can Do About It)

Take a look at the following tips to learn how to protect yourself from climate change, then read on to learn what each person can do to make a difference.