Poison Prevention Week

March 21-27 is National Poison Prevention Week, an issue that may be more prevalent than you think. Every day, more than 300 children in the U.S. receive emergency medical care because of poisoning. And according to the National Capital Poison Center, someone a U.S. poison control center about every 12 seconds. Hospitals, emergency rooms, and…

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Brain Injury Awareness Month 2021

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. Each year, this initiative aims to spread the word about the growing prevalence of traumatic brain injuries and how we can better protect ourselves.  First, let’s review how our brains work! The brain is a part of your body’s central nervous system, and it functions by sending and receiving…

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