Tag Archives: prevention

Correction: Psychiatric Units-Suicide Prevention story

HARTFORD, Conn. — In a story Nov. 19 about changes inside hospital psychiatric units, The Associated Press incorrectly described the standards and requirements of The Joint Commission, an accrediting agency. It introduced new safety guidelines and called for assessments for suicide risks, but the agency itself did not mandate the removal of bathroom doors, artwork… Read More »

Sugar Headache Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and Prevention – Greatist

Created for Greatist by the experts at Healthline. Read more Share on Pinterest Sugar is delicious. Sadly, it’s also a primary cause of all kinds of bodily troubles — including headaches. Though there are lots of ways to get a headache, sugar headaches are no fun. Thankfully, they’re fairly easy to prevent (and you won’t… Read More »

3 Prevention Tips for Hepatitis C

by Izabella 3 Prevention Tips for Hepatitis C Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is the very dangerous virus that affects your liver. You are at a major risk of getting hepatitis C if you come into contact with the blood of an infected person. According to facts and figures, around 140 million people around the world… Read More »

Legionnaires' Disease Prevention: 10 things you need to know By Shea Karssing

   Legionnaires’ disease prevention should be on the radar for any school, nursing home, healthcare institute, hotel or other large building. The disease may not be as rare as you think, with a 450% increase of reported cases in the past two decades. What is Legionnaires’ disease?Legionnaires’ disease develops when people breathe in small droplets… Read More »