Health News From Your School Nurse

Health News From Your School Nurse

May 2019

May is National:

 

Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month.  I can’t stress enough the importance of wearing sunscreen at all times when outside in the sun. To learn ways to take care of your skin during the summer months go to: www.spotskincancer.org

 

High Blood Pressure Education Month. It is very important to keep a check on your blood pressure to prevent high blood pressure. Remember to maintain a healthy lifestyle to promote a healthy blood pressure. For more information go to: www.nhlbi.nih.gov

 

Stroke Awareness Month. Health information at: www.cdc.gov

 

Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. To learn more go to: www.aafa.org

 

Arthritis and Osteoporosis Awareness Month.  Go to: www.arthritis.org and www.nof.org

 

Food Allergy Awareness Month. Helpful information at: www.foodallergy.org

 

Hepatitis Awareness Month. To learn more go to: www.cdc.gov

 

Lupus Awareness Month. Health information at: www.lupus.org

 

Mediterranean Diet Month. For healthy eating habits go to: www.oldwayspt.org

 

Preeclampsia Awareness Month. To learn more go to: www.preeclampsia.org

 

Please feel free to come to the health clinic at any time.

I pray that you will have a safe, healthy and blessed summer!

 

Lisa Johnson, RN, BSN

 

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