Archives for June 2011

Up In Smoke!

Interactive Store Counter Photo It's about time.  This will discourage new smokers and aid as a tool to help others quit. You need to go to the site below to watch it work. From the FDA: This interactive retail counter shows how the new cigarette health warnings will look on packages and advertisements starting by September 2012. The before image shows a convenience store with packs of … [Read more...]

Stayin Alive – Hangover Style

Hands Only CPR. It's easier than you think. If a person is down and unresponsive: 1. Call 911 2. Push Hard and Fast on the Chest … [Read more...]

Where Is It, and How Long Will It Take You To Get It?

I was talking with one of my best friends who coaches high school women’s lacrosse in a lacrosse league. The subject of AED (Automated External Defibrillators) came up and I asked him if one was on the sidelines at every practice and game.  He said that one was in the building and not on the sidelines. I asked him if everyone knew where it was and how long would it take to get it if it was … [Read more...]

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