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Fuel Up to Play 60 Pep rally kicks off promotion for healthy food and exercise ... - My SSnews.com

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Insulin Pumps: Don’t Let Doctors Push You Into This Choice

Insulin Pumps: Don’t Let Doctors Push You Into This Choice | School Nursing | Scoop.it
I've never told the story of the day that we chose Arden's insulin pump because it involves people that I love and who have done countless wonderful things for
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As a mother, I’m angry at vaccine refusers. As a physician, I’m scared.

As a mother, I’m angry at vaccine refusers. As a physician, I’m scared. | School Nursing | Scoop.it
This morning, a friend of mine posted an article on Facebook that was titled, “Dear anti-vax parents, we’re not mad at you.
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Why Healthy Relationships Always Have Boundaries & How to Set Boundaries in Yours

Why Healthy Relationships Always Have Boundaries & How to Set Boundaries in Yours | School Nursing | Scoop.it
In romantic relationships we often think of boundaries as a bad thing or simply unnecessary. Isn’t our partner supposed to anticipate our wants and needs? Isn’t that part of being in love? Aren’t boundaries callous?
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Con Yeager Recalls 30 Brands of Cumin, Spice Mixes for Undeclared Peanut - Food Poisoning Bulletin

Con Yeager Recalls 30 Brands of Cumin, Spice Mixes for Undeclared Peanut - Food Poisoning Bulletin | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Con Yeager is recalling 30 brands of cumin and spice mix for undeclared peanut.
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Cumin Recalls Sound Alarm for Those With Peanut Allergies - DailyFinance

Cumin Recalls Sound Alarm for Those With Peanut Allergies - DailyFinance | School Nursing | Scoop.it
At least eight recalls involve cumin-flavored soups, meats, Tex-Mex items, Indian dishes and other foods with unlabeled amounts of peanut protein.
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'These kids are suffering': Families outraged over delays in getting help for ... - Manchester Evening News

'These kids are suffering': Families outraged over delays in getting help for ... - Manchester Evening News | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Some parents say they have waited up to a year for youngsters to get diagnosed with the hyperactive disorder, as mental healh services suffer more cuts
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In our area- takes 3-5 months to see MD, get prescription

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X2 Bio's Concussion Platform Gives Clinicians The Information They Need On ... - Forbes

X2 Bio's Concussion Platform Gives Clinicians The Information They Need On ... - Forbes | School Nursing | Scoop.it
In 2007, when Rich Able’s son, Kyle, suffered a severe concussion in a high school football game, the 14-year medical device industry veteran decided to change the course of his life’s work.
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A Boy Named Tommy

A Boy Named Tommy | School Nursing | Scoop.it
This upcoming Tuesday, many of us across the nation will gather in front of our TV, or online, and watch President Obama deliver his sixth State of the Union Address.  When I watch, I will be think...

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Lou Salza's curator insight, January 19, 2:26 PM

Ryan Masa, K-8 Principal of the Assets School in Honolulu,  weaves together a cautionary tale for all educators: First he takes the dangerous conclusions parents and teachers often draw regarding children who struggle to learn to read in school. Next he weaves  gives us a lesson in US History relevant to the State of the Union address this week. Finally he brings us to Assets School where 2e students have been well cared for and brilliantly educated for 3 decades. This is a must read!--Lou

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Two big flu myths debunked

Two big flu myths debunked | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Dr. Sanjay Gupta dismisses the idea that you can get the flu from the flu shot or from being outside in cold weather.
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The cost of concussions in sports - Toledo Blade

The cost of concussions in sports - Toledo Blade | School Nursing | Scoop.it
As the family of former OSU football player Kosta Karageorge awaits test results — a neuropathologist will examine his brain for injuries that could be linked to his football playing or wrestling — the search for answers continues concerning what...
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Have kids with food allergies? One mom shares tips, safe cookie recipes - Today.com

Have kids with food allergies? One mom shares tips, safe cookie recipes - Today.com | School Nursing | Scoop.it
If you or anyone in your family has a food allergy, every day can be a challenge — especially during the holidays with so many desserts...
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Julia Elzbeth Cole ~ 13 yr. old Lead Poisoning Awareness Advocate - YouTube

In 2003 Kim Cole and family were poisoned by 15,000+ micrograms of LEAD dust when the Master state inspector of the CLPPP (childhood lead poisoning PREVENTIO...
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CPR Phone Guidance Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival, Study Says

CPR Phone Guidance Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival, Study Says | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Researchers find 911 dispatchers can talk bystanders through the process -- and save lives
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: CPR, Cardiac Arrest
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A helping hand: Continuing improvement in hand hygiene

A helping hand: Continuing improvement in hand hygiene | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Just because it’s simple doesn’t make it easy. Take a look at habits.
Do you floss? We all know the advantages, and it doesn’t take a rocket scientist to do it. Yet only 28 percent of people say they floss regularly.
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Lead poisoning problem is underappreciated in NJ and the nation, expert says

Lead poisoning problem is underappreciated in NJ and the nation, expert says | School Nursing | Scoop.it
The lead poisoning problem is underappreciated in New Jersey and the nation, expert says
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40% of children in high risk zip codes in Lucas County have elevated lead - many don't know it.   Do you know what percent of children have it in your county?

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Chikungunya Gotcha Down? The Virus That Got Lindsay Lohan - Forbes

Chikungunya Gotcha Down? The Virus That Got Lindsay Lohan - Forbes | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Lindsay Lohan seems to be a beacon for unwanted attention lately. This time, she attracted mosquitoes and is down with a nasty viral infection they transmit, Chikungunya.
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fortunately just in Florida- but may be changing scene in the next year  or two...

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Study skills: Making time for exercise might help your academic performance - Sports Psychology - The Sport In Mind - Sports Psychology – The Sport In Mind

Study skills: Making time for exercise might help your academic performance - Sports Psychology - The Sport In Mind - Sports Psychology – The Sport In Mind | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Via @TheSportInMind: Exercise improves concentration and memory by @psycurious http://t.co/kNBNmyTJTC” #gcse #gametime #marginalgains
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Studies show it does help.

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For Those with Dyslexia, Whole Language is a Not a Strategy

For Those with Dyslexia, Whole Language is a Not a Strategy | School Nursing | Scoop.it
by Dr. Kelli Sandman-Hurley. Good readers and whole language. For those with dyslexia, whole language is a coping mechanism - not a strategy.

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Agreed- whole language does not work for this disorder- Orton-Gillingham has helped alot...

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My Story: Miss Glass. Osteogenesis Imperfecta didn't stop me from playing ... - Blast

My Story: Miss Glass. Osteogenesis Imperfecta didn't stop me from playing ... - Blast | School Nursing | Scoop.it
The movie “Unbreakable” came out when I was 12. I watched it with a certain level of fascination. I knew what the villain’s disease was. I had heard of it many times in my life.
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10 natural ways to treat menstrual cramps, backed by evidence

10 natural ways to treat menstrual cramps, backed by evidence | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Most women report some painful or discomfort with their period. However, some women have killer cramps (the medical term is severe dysmenorrhea) and for many of them life goes on a 3 to 5-day hold once a month.
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Science Cafe: Vaccines and Health - ideastream

Science Cafe: Vaccines and Health - ideastream | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Vaccines help us to ward off diseases that used to fell humans.
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Children in Single-Parent Families Are More Likely to Witness Domestic Violence | Family Studies

Children in Single-Parent Families Are More Likely to Witness Domestic Violence | Family Studies | School Nursing | Scoop.it
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What Happens To Our Brains When We Exercise And How It Makes Us Happier

What Happens To Our Brains When We Exercise And How It Makes Us Happier | School Nursing | Scoop.it
There's more to the mood-boosting properties of exercise than endorphins.
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Hands-only CPR flash mob makes stops in San Luis Obispo - KSBY San Luis Obispo News

Hands-only CPR flash mob makes stops in San Luis Obispo - KSBY San Luis Obispo News | School Nursing | Scoop.it
Emergency responders are trying to teach as many people CPR as they can, and they're doing it in a pretty fun way.
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Why You Really Need A Flu Shot (Even Though The Vaccine Isn't Great) - WBUR

Why You Really Need A Flu Shot (Even Though The Vaccine Isn't Great) - WBUR | School Nursing | Scoop.it
By September, half of the flu viruses circulating in America were H3N2s -- displacing H1N1 as the dominant strain. And half of those were the drifted H3N2 mutant that's a poor match for the current vaccine.
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