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Best Ways to Protect Yourself and Others During this Time

Following the holiday season, everybody wants to get back on track and take better care of themselves. Everyone has many things going on in their lives and getting sick hinders one’s ability to do what one may need to do. Two years into this COVID pandemic, we know we need

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Tips for Safe Holiday Travel

As the holidays approach, many people will begin to travel more to visit loved ones. Wintery weather and uncertain travel conditions can create safety hazards everybody should be aware of before planning a trip. Check out these travel tips below for a safe, fun holiday season! Home Safety Before leaving

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August is National Immunization Awareness Month!

Vaccines play a crucial role in preventing life-threatening diseases. August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), a yearly observance to bring awareness to the importance of vaccinations. Why are vaccines necessary? Vaccines protect you from severe, sometimes even deadly, diseases. Vaccines protect the person receiving the vaccine and help prevent

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Cold, Flu, or COVID-19?

In previous years, you may have not given a cough or a runny nose a second thought. But with COVID-19 cases still on the rise, you’re likely paying close attention to how you feel.  Several viral illnesses share many of the same symptoms, so it is helpful to know how

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Traveling Safe This Holiday Season

With the holiday season in full swing now, we can expect to see an increase in the number of people traveling to see friends and family. Just because it’s the holidays doesn’t mean we can take a break from following guidelines to keep ourselves and others safe during the COVID-19

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How to Stay Healthy Going Back to School

This year, with the ongoing coronavirus, many parents ask themselves what to expect from this school year. Remote learning? In-person with masks? Maybe a hybrid of both? Whatever your child’s school decides, you and your child must take extra precautions to stay safe and healthy this year. Here are just

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Why You Need To Wear a Mask

The coronavirus pandemic has reached a record amount of cases in the United States, and more and more people are wondering if it will ever end. The best way to end the pandemic is by doing your part by protecting yourself and others. The best way to do this is

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Tips to Re-enter Society During a Pandemic

Now that it is June, society in America has changed drastically since the coronavirus pandemic broke out. Life is returning a little bit to normal, but it is essential to know that this virus is nowhere close to being over. States are re-opening, and it is tempting to go back