ashaorg Weekly Update MultiBriefs
Contact Us
Media Kit

Browse Categories

Browse by Date

Search past issues
Search products and services

Advocating for Substance Abuse Prevention Programs in Schools — Alignment with the National Health Education Standards Monday, Feb. 26 from 12-2 p.m. ET Presented by Tia Kim, PhD, and Chudley Werch, PhD Join ASHA and two evidence-based program developers in this...

source: ASHA

The American School Health Association invites you to submit your proposals for the 92nd Annual School Health Conference which will take place Oct. 4-6 in Indianapolis, Indiana! Do not miss your chance to inspire your colleagues in the school health industry. The deadline...

source: ASHA

Federal health officials say that, as they anticipated, the flu vaccine isn't very effective this year — but they say it has still prevented thousands of serious illnesses and deaths. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

source: NPR

Highly caffeinated energy drinks aren't safe for children and teens, and should not be marketed to them, a leading sports medicine organization warns. The American College of Sports Medicine, or ACSM, released an official statement about the beverages. "Energy drinks are...

source: HealthDay News via UPI

Fidget spinners may well keep restless hands occupied for a time. But in the wrong hands, the popular gadgets can be harmful, doctors warn. A 3-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl suffered severe esophageal burns after they swallowed...

source: HealthDay News via UPI

Parents may be tempted to give teens an occasional taste of alcohol to teach responsible drinking habits, but a new study suggests this may have the opposite effect. Compared to adolescents who don't get beer or wine from mom and dad, teens...

source: Reuters


Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063

Subscribe to School Health Action

*First Name:
*Last Name:
Street Address:
State / Province:
Zip / Postal Code:
Are you a member of ASHAORG? Yes   No
Privacy Policy