Content tagged with: infection

5 Hidden Reasons You’re Always Tired

The stresses of balancing work and family might not be what’s sapping your energy. Don’t overlook these sneaky sleep thieves. Between grading papers, preparing lesson plans and taking care of family responsibilities, many of today’s educators are under-slept and over-stressed. So it’s easy to understand why you might hide under the covers when your alarm… Read more »

Suds Up to Keep Germs Down

Washing your hands is an important part of being healthy

It’s that time of year – the dreaded cold and flu season! And as an educator or school employee, you might be more vulnerable than most people to getting sick thanks to all the students and people coming in and out of the school. But, you’ve stocked your medicine cabinet, have tissues at the ready… Read more »

Infectious Disease Prevention

When it comes to disease prevention, a good strategy and proper preparation are the keys to success. All infectious and bloodborne diseases may be prevented, but they can be especially difficult to control in a school environment. Major strategies for prevention include hand washing, immunization and cleaning for health. Hand washing As simple as it… Read more »