The Nurse Is In: Keeping Children Healthy at School

The Nurse Is In: Keeping Children Healthy at School

School nurses play an important role in schools. The responsibilities of school nurses have grown over the past century. Although the focus of keeping students healthy and in school is the same, the health needs and complexity of many students have changed. Today’s...
When Kids Focus on 1 Sport, Overuse Injuries Rise

When Kids Focus on 1 Sport, Overuse Injuries Rise

By Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Aug. 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Young athletes specializing in one sport may hope it’s a ticket to an athletic scholarship in college, but a new analysis suggests the practice might also doom them to...
The ABCs of Good Health Start With Immunizations

The ABCs of Good Health Start With Immunizations

For many, back-to-school means a new backpack, folders, books, and clothes. But it’s also a time to make sure your child has what he or she needs most to be successful – good health. Immunizations have helped children stay healthy for more than 50 years. They...