We all keep hearing reports on the news as well as urging from physicians, nurses and other public officials for everyone to stay home and help “flatten the curve.” You may think, “I’m just one person. Me staying home isn’t going to make much of a difference.” However, when you think about how many people…Details
There is some confusion over what the terms quarantine and isolation really mean. Sometimes they are used interchangeably, however they do have two very different meanings. Understand the difference and what the suggestions are for individuals in both situations.
By Helaine Krasner, MS, RDN Now is a great time emphasize the crucial role nutrition plays in immune function. We may be overwhelmed by messages and advertising for products to boost our immune system, but our bodies are uniquely designed to fight foreign invaders without outside help. Having the right building blocks on board will…Details
There are some very basic do’s and don’ts for preventing the spread of Coronavirus. Educate yourself and follow these guidelines to keep yourself and your family safe and healthy.
Certain people are at higher risk of contracting COVID-19. Review the chart below to understand your risk and why social distancing is so important at this time.
Staying home and abiding by the rules of social distancing may be making you a feel a little stir-crazy, but it’s all for the greater good. It’s extremely important to remember that by taking all necessary precautions and staying home, avoiding travel and crowded public places, you are not only protecting your own health, but…Details
Cover your coughs and sneezes the right way to help keep germs at bay.
Know the different signs and symptoms of a cold, flu or COVID-19.