Daily Archives: December 16, 2011

Many Young Children Overdosing from Medicines at Home

The following was posted on PhPartners New LinksĀ  [PHPARTNERS_LINK@LIST.NIH.GOV] http://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2011/p1213_Medicine_overdose.html To inform parents and caregivers about safe medication storage and what to do in case of an emergency, CDC, the Consumer Healthcare Products Association Education Foundation, and a coalition of … Continue reading

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Cigarette and Alcohol Use at Historic Low Among Teens

This is great news, shared through the PhPartners New Links Announcement [PHPARTNERS_LINK@LIST.NIH.GOV] http://www.nih.gov/news/health/dec2011/nida-14.htm Cigarette and alcohol use by eighth, 10th and 12th-graders are at their lowest point since the Monitoring the Future (MTF) survey began polling teenagers in 1975, according … Continue reading

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Gifting Peace of Mind

What wonderful gift ideas these are, shared by [Preservenw list] Important Gifts That Can Save Lives Every year millions of American lives are disrupted by natural disasters ranging from earthquakes and severe storms to floods and wildfire. But all disasters … Continue reading

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Public Health News

as seen onĀ  [PHPARTNERS_LINK@LIST.NIH.GOV] http://www.newpublichealth.org Online destination for information and discussion about public health. The content includes daily roundups of public health news and information, profiles of individuals working on the front lines of public health, perspectives from leaders and … Continue reading

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