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Michigan is facing an alarming Hepatitis A outbreak

Michigan is facing an alarming Hepatitis A outbreak

 An alarming number of hepatitis A cases have swept across southeast Michigan since August 2016 in what public health officials said is one of the largest outbreaks to occur in the United States since a vaccine was widely introduced two decades ago. In 2017 alone,...

It is not too late for kids to get flu shot

It is not too late for kids to get flu shot

This op-ed  from a school nurse originally published in the Times Herald. You can view it here: http://bwne.ws/2iMIlPK  As a school nurse for 15 years, I have seen dozens of students miss class due to the flu. Now that the school year is underway, it’s important for...

Surviving Cold & Flu Season Like a Champ

Surviving Cold & Flu Season Like a Champ

Winter will be here before we know it, along with it colder temperatures, and that means another cold and flu season is upon us. But that doesn’t mean that you have to surrender to your family getting sick. There are steps you can take to help ward off illness and...