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Monthly Archives: March 2018

The Public Health System

Public health systems are commonly defined as “all public, private, and voluntary entities that contribute to the delivery of essential public health services within a jurisdiction.” This concept ensures that all entities’ contributions to the health and well-being of the community or state are recognized in assessing the provision of public health services. The public…
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Disconnect from SM – Reconnect to RL

The pressures of social media can be felt across the ages - youth and adults!  Maybe social media is not for you but you feel the pressure form friends or even your place of enmployment to engage. Phsycology Today has written a great article on the subject: The Pressures of Social Media: Should I disconnect?…
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Preer Pressure and Social Media

What parents should know about the 'constant pressure' of social media for teens.  According to a national teen survey done by CASAColumbia at Columbia University in 2011, American teens ages 12 to 17 who spend any time on social media during a given day at increased risk of smoking, drinking, and drug use. Click below to watch the…
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Top 10 Reasons Children Should Exersice

About one-third of American children ages 10 to 17 are overweight or obese, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and fewer than 25% of children get the recommended 60 minutes of moderate-intensity physical active per day recommended by the American Medical Association. Interaction with technology, urbanized living, academic pressures and other factors…
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