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How to Stop the Flu Virus at Your Door with Healthy Habit Hacks

You know the drill. It’s flu season, so you’re stocking up on Lysol wipes, hand sanitizer, and DayQuil (just in case!). Other than being obsessive [...]

How Long Does a Virus Last on Inanimate Surfaces?

You work hard to keep your home clean and free of harmful germs. And it’s not an easy task! In fact, one instance of hand [...]

Seasonal Allergies: Essential Tips for Keeping Your Home’s Air Clean

Imagine your ideal winter. You're probably picturing crisp, icy mornings, towns covered in Christmas lights, and winding down in front of the fireplace after a [...]

By |2018-12-10T00:23:01+00:00December 11th, 2018|Air Quality, Best Cleaning Practices, Family|0 Comments

Infection Control for Individuals with Weakened Immune Systems

Your immune system’s job is to keep you safe from infectious diseases. Think of it as your own personal infection control expert. However, if you’re [...]

Protecting Education at its Core & What Parents Can Do to Help

We hear about it in the news every week: Teachers aren’t paid enough. Schools are making cuts. Students take too many tests. Education funding is [...]

By |2018-11-03T20:29:18+00:00November 6th, 2018|Education, Family, Infection Control|0 Comments

C. Diff: What Is It & How to Stop the Spread of Infection

  Arm Yourself with Knowledge in the Fight Against Infection   If you have an infant or a family member who is immunocompromised or elderly, [...]

Isopropyl Alcohol: What Is It & What Is It Used For?

  You’ve heard of alcohol in a variety of contexts: rubbing alcohol, distilled alcohol, denatured alcohol, isopropyl alcohol, and so on. But they’re not all [...]

Common but Unexpected Ways to Pass the Flu to Your Family

  Fall is here, the wind is blowing, cozy sweaters are emerging from the backs of closets, and everything is wonderful. Except one thing... It’s [...]