Category Archives: health

Fun in the sun – safety

Now that summer is around the corner, it’s time to break out those umbrellas, sunglasses and other protectants such as sunscreen.  It is important that parents take the right approach when protecting children from over exposure to the sun. When we are … Continue reading

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Spin your stress away

Reducing or relieving stress is important whether it is an adult or child that is searching for a way to cope.  It is a given fact that stress can affect the body in many ways physically and mentally which makes it … Continue reading

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Stand up, no sit down

In order to keep up in this ever changing society we find our selves constantly adjusting the ways in which we carry out things such as how we process information that’s presented  to us.   The learning process and environment … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air

Although it may not seem realistic to some but Spring  is right around the corner, the proof is the daylight savings time and turning the clocks forward.   I, for one find it hard to believe (heavy snow and low … Continue reading

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Good ole H2O

It is a fact that the body needs water in order to function.  Water is required for it to develop properly because just about everything in the body relies on water.  We drink it to quench our thirst and in turn … Continue reading

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Don’t let it stress you

Having a happy holiday depends largely on how we manage the stressors that come with it.  Take a minute to think of all the things that can cause you to become overwhelmed, anxious, or just plain exhausted.  Be it shopping … Continue reading

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Your safety is my concern

The holiday season is upon us so we all know what that means – more hustle and bustle than usual.  There is the buying of the gifts, attending mixers, office parties, the kids holiday concerts, grocery shopping and of course, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving activities besides TV and football

Whether you are in need of a way to fill in some time or work off the desert, here are a couple of activities that you might find useful, especially for the kids.  I have found that it’s always good … Continue reading

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Make a difference

People react to situations in different ways, there seems to be feelings of frustration and anxiety in the air, but don’t despair because there are some things that you can do to alleviate these emotions, or channel them in a … Continue reading

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Never give up

Adults are not the only ones which this election has been emotionally draining.  It has  had an effect on children as well.  Many parents went to bed election night wondering how they would discuss this with their son or daughter, … Continue reading

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