Tag Archives: healthier workplace

23Aug 2016

Breathe Easier – Avoid Work Related Asthma

Butchers, bakers, and candlestick-makers all work with some form of allergen or irritant. Many workers across a wide range of occupations breathe in substances that, without proper protection, could cause occupational asthma. Workplace irritants can cause asthma in those who … Read more »

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07Jun 2016

Disco May Be Dead, but It Still Saves Lives!

Perform Hands-Only CPR to the beat of “Stayin’ Alive” The Bee Gee’s classic disco song provides the perfect beat for this easy form of CPR. According to the American Red Cross, more than 350,000 people experience out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in … Read more »

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22Apr 2016

Preventing Tech Neck

Working with technology can be a real “pain in the neck.” Your neck is stiff. You notice a constant pain between your shoulder blades. You wake up with a headache or worse, a migraine. While stress is a likely cause, … Read more »

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22Mar 2016

You Might Be Dirtier than You Think

Are you washing your hands the right way? Effective handwashing takes more than soap and water. Last week, we talked about cold stress and how to spot it. But cold weather and rain also increase the chance of getting sick. Handwashing … Read more »

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