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CDC Hand Washing Promotion

Promotional Material from the CDC Hand Washing Initiative Website The CDC hand washing campaign is in full swing with promotional materials for every setting: home, office, school and healthcare providers. Check it out. We provided a sampling below.  Here is a Fact Sheet:       Here are some Posters:           …

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Washing Hands Properly

The motivation for washing hands is quite clear. Even those who are not very strict in this area fully understand the vital importance of the practice. Saving yourself and those around you from infection which can lead to disastrous outcomes is at the core of all hand washing initiatives. Healthcare providers must be especially diligent…

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New Hope in Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Disease in Todt Hill

When it comes to Alzheimer’s disease, early diagnosis is so important. As we all know, early detection of Alzheimer’s disease before symptoms actually appear can make all the difference in terms of the pace of disease progression. Unfortunately, researchers have struggled to find a reliable method for early detection — until now. It is critical to…

Benefits of Home Health Aides for COPD Patients in Staten Island

According to the American Lung Association, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) – which includes chronic bronchitis and emphysema – is a chronic lung disease that makes it hard to breathe. It is also the third leading cause of death in the United States. Patients in Staten Island can find relief. Sufferers of COPD compare breathing to…