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Back to School: Avoiding Cooties and the Cheese Touch

 

Back to School: Avoiding Cooties and the Cheese Touch


  
Maybe your children were waiting for the night before school like Christmas Eve; their eyes aglow with joy and eagerness for the excitement for a new year full of learning and opportunities.  1,222 more words

Straight, No Chaser: Ebola Virus

Ebola virus has been in the news quite a bit lately. The disease it causes illustrates the ongoing value of basic measures of prevention and the difference in implementing strategies of prevention in the United States compared with some other countries (and to be fair, the luck of not having the same population of fruit bats that carry the disease). 663 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

100 days of coughing after a 100 years

Eight months ago I wrote my 100th blog about a lady who had become a centenarian and how we had celebrated her birthday and since then she has followed my blogs and I have even introduced her to TED talks which she finds most interesting! 878 more words

Training And Advice

Straight, No Chaser: Fireworks Safety

For many, the Fourth of July is a time of celebration, happiness and creation of good family memories. In the emergency room it’s one of the two worst days to have to work (excluding any Friday the 13ths that occur during a full moon…). 742 more words

Sterling Medical Advice