Times Union

August 24, 2016

School bells soon will ring!

School bells soon will ring! The American Red Cross offers these safety tips: • Make sure a schoolchild knows his/her phone number, address, parents’/alternate guardian’s contact info and how to...read more
August 24, 2016

51 million school hours lost due to dental issues

Procter & Gamble Co. – manufacturers of Crest toothpaste – found in a study that more than 51 million school hours are lost each year due to dental issues, that...read more
August 17, 2016

Exercise-Induced Asthma?

Exercise-induced asthma is triggered by vigorous or prolonged exercise or physical exertion. Most people with chronic asthma experience symptoms of asthma during exercise. However, there are many people without chronic...read more
August 17, 2016

Injuries unavoidable for student-athletes.

Injuries are virtually unavoidable for student-athletes. While most can be managed with minimum, short-term disruption, some herald both physical and mental complications – especially head injuries. Margot Putukian, director of...read more