Month: August 2019

August is National Children’s Eye Health & Safety Month Is Your Child’s Vision in Focus For The First Day of School?

As most children head back to school a little earlier this year, parents across America are currently busy with back to school shopping and getting their kids’ vaccinations up to date. Kids are also busy trying to make the most out of the last few days or weeks, depending on where they are, of summer …

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World Breastfeeding Week 2019 “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding”

This week, August 1-7, 2019, has been designated World Breastfeeding Week by the World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF, and their government and non-government policymakers and partners. The purpose is to “encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world.” The slogan for this year is “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding.” The emphasis will be …

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Is Human Trafficking Occurring in Your Community? How to Identify the Signs

The United Nations (UN), defines human trafficking as “The recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion, of abduction, of fraud, of deception, of the abuse of power or of the position of vulnerability or of the giving or receiving of …

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