Adults with hypertension can lower their blood pressure by consuming less sodium and sticking to the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet. That’s according to preliminary data presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2017 in Anaheim. Researchers, led by Stephen Juraschek, of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, studied 412 adults of varying […]
College Bound Students: Protect yourself from preventable diseases You can protect yourself from preventable diseases by making sure you are up-to-date on your immunizations before you leave for college, where serious life-threatening illnesses like Meningitis B can spread quickly. Watch the video below to learn more Idaho Immunization Coalition: Student Video from Karen Sharpnack on […]
Parents: Protect your children from preventable diseases You can protect your children from preventable diseases by making sure they are up-to-date on their immunizations before they leave for college, where serious life-threatening illnesses like Meningitis B can spread quickly. Watch the video below to learn more. Idaho Immunization Coalition: Parent Video from Karen Sharpnack on […]
One easy-to-overlook part of parents preparing to send their children back to school is getting
Vaccinate your child against a killer: menangitis type B Meningitis type B kills and maims without mercy. Dr. Neal Raisman tells his story of the loss of his son to meningitis B.
Grieving father, college leader: Vaccinate for Meningitis B Urging others to vaccinate their children against menangitis B, Dr. Neal Raisman shares his story of loss with the CT Mirror.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) –In the past week, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has reported three new cases, including one fatality, of meningococcal disease.
Kimberly’s story part 2: ‘This is a real disease’ Grieving Massapequa mom fights to put spotlight on meningococcal vaccine that could have saved her 17-year-old daughter’s life
Florida kindergartner dies of bacterial meningitis Health officials say a kindergartner in Palm Beach County has died of bacterial meningitis.
Jim Keeter questions effectiveness of bacterial meningitis shots The father of the Dakota Wesleyan University student who died of bacterial meningitis in September wants to clear the air about his son’s death.