Tips and information about traveling overseas this holiday season
How to keep your family healthy and safe on vacation
Before you take one last family trip before the summer is over, the following advice can help keep your families healthy and safe.
How students can be safe and healthy when studying abroad
News articles provided by Beaumont experts showcasing Beaumont Health's achievements in the healthcare community.
Ready To Rodeo? Six Tips for Staying Healthy & Safe During Rodeo Season
Just a few weeks after Houston welcomed millions of visitors for Super Bowl LI, the city is gearing up for another round of festivities as the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ kicks off this week at NRG Park. Nearly 2.5 million people attended events throughout the 20-day rodeo season last year, and 2017 is expected [Continue Reading]
How to stay safe and healthy when it’s really cold outside
Hypothermia is a dangerous drop in body temperatures that occurs when the body loses heat faster than it can produce it. In the cold winter months, this can easily happen if care isn’t taken.
Food safety: VA dietitian offers tips for a safe and healthy cookout
There are some particular high-risk foods to watch out for. Be on the lookout and follow these seven tips to avoid food-borne illnesses at your next cookout
"Pool Safely: 4 Simple Steps" by Laurie Berkner
Staying safer around the pool only takes four simple steps: 1. Learn to swim. 2. Don’t climb or play with gates and fences. 3. Stay away from drains in the p...
What You Don't Know, But Need to Know to Be Safe and Healthy During the Holidays
With the 2013 Holiday season in our midst, the IFIC Foundation would like to once again wish you and yours a safe and healthful holiday season. Too often we are bombarded with news and information about what not to do when it comes to food and health, but this year we want to provide you with two practical steps you can take to ensure your meal is safe – even the leftovers – and nutritionally balanced.
Step 1: When Preparing the Meal…
How to Safely Dispose of Old Prescriptions
If you've ever wondered how to dispose of prescription and over-the-counter medications in ways that are safe for your family and the environment, check out these steps.
Simple Safety Steps Series: Know how to perform CPR on children and adults » Pool Safely
Did you know that, according to the American Heart Association , even if a drowning victim goes into cardiac arrest, if CPR is provided immediately it can double – or even triple – a victim’s chance of survival In particular, bystanders are often the first people available to aid a drowning victim, especially a child, so learning CPR can help save a life. It is important to get CPR certified, and once you are, make sure to keep your certification current. CPR certification…
10 Steps to a Safer Business
Within six months following a cyber attach, 60% of small to medium businesses close. Don’t fall victim to cybercrime. Learn how to protect your business.
Advice for safe and healthy grilling
Summer and grilling season go hand-in-hand, and both have arrived. As you fire up your grill over the next few months for a simple dinner or robust special event, be sure to keep good health and safety in mind Grilling is fun, delicious and can actually be a very healthy way to cook. You’re effectively using one of the best cooking methods around when you grill nutritious foods in a safe manner. Here are a few tips to enhance your well-being by the…
10 steps to a safe open house
Expert: Awareness is key to real estate agent safety
10 Steps to a Sharper and Safer Chainsaw
Like visiting your relatives on vacation, you've been putting off sharpening your chainsaw for weeks now. It's time to play it safe. Let's sharpen your chainsaw.
10 steps to party safely this semester
Coming into college can be the most exciting experience of your life. You are suddenly exposed to new people, new ideas and a new way of living. This is the
Healthy Athlete’s Guide: Safe and Not-Safe Sports Supplements |
A study by the British Dietetic Association shares which products can safely be effective.
How to Make Wood Steps Safer
Various types of grit added to paint will make wood steps slip-resistant. Use special plastic grit and you’ll never see it, even as the paint wears away.
I remember running into the Emergency Room and seeing nothing but tears: tears from the nurses and staff, tears from a distraught mother, and then tears clouding my own vision when I saw the lifeless form of the 6-month-old boy I was as close with his family as I had been with any family as their pediatrician. I was present at his birth, provided his well-child care and cared for his sister through an illness and subsequent rehabilitation. Everything was perfect until that…
Tips for a safe & healthy Thanksgiving dinner
Thanksgiving is only a few days away, which can mean a lot of cooking - a the possibility of injury. Do you know what to do if someone chokes, or if someone ...
How to choose safe and healthy restaurants
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- We all have our favorite restaurants we go to all the time. But since a lot of people have time off and travel during the summer, it’s important to make sure new restaurants you try are safe One option is to check restaurant inspection scores online. Guilford County Senior Environmental Health Specialist James Priddy says their 10 inspectors are responsible for more than 1,500 restaurants. Restaurants are inspected two times a year, three times a year, or four times a…