Believe it or not, washing your hands is the most important thing you can do to keep from getting sick or spreading germs to others. Learn the proper techniques in this handout to wash up, wash well, and wash often!
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You’ve heard about it in the news lately, no doubt. The water crisis in Flint, Michigan, has put lead poisoning at the front of our minds, and in our hearts as families, schools and the community deals with it.
If you’re like a lot of people, you might take your heart for granted. Heart health is so important, though – after all, it’s what keeps our bodies going day after day! But it’s not necessarily noticeable unless something is wrong. That’s why each of us should take steps to improve or maintain heart health… Read more »
This first week of February, designated as National School Counseling Week, gives us the opportunity to honor the school counseling professionals that provide additional and important services and academic assistance to so many students.
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 »
Pink ribbons of support for breast cancer patients, survivors and research are everywhere. Perhaps it’s because the disease is so prevalent and touches so many lives. But we need to do more than just show support for others – we need to be active in preventing the disease in ourselves.
Well, we’re not playing. It’s time to get serious about your health. Men’s health issues significantly influence everyone around them, including their family, friends, and co-workers.
We all know getting outside is good for us – it gives us a chance to unplug, connect with our surroundings and nature, and get some much-needed vitamin D from the sun. Of course, that very same sun can have some really detrimental effects on our health if we aren’t careful.