June 10th-17th is Men’s Health Week

  

The Goal of Men’s Health Week: Think and Act Preventively! Men in the U.S. are living shorter lives than American women, with average life expectancy at 74.6 years vs. 79.6 years for women (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Statistically,… [Read More]

National Handwashing Awareness Week, December 2-8

  

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) “…the most important thing you can do to keep from getting sick is to wash your hands.” By frequently washing your hands, you wash away germs that you have picked… [Read More]

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

  

Immunization awareness is important all throughout the year, and August is designated as National Immunization Awareness Month. You know that importance of car seats, baby gates and other safety measures, but did you realize that one of the best means… [Read More]

National Fireworks Safety Month

  

Leave Fireworks to the Professionals! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about 7,000 people each year are treated in hospitals for a range of injuries caused by fireworks. More than half of those injured were children…. [Read More]