Category: Health

Diabetes Risk Test for Type 2

Diabetes Risk Test for Type 2

Take it. Share it. Americans are urged to take the all-new Diabetes Risk Test on American Diabetes Association Alert Day® and to share it with everyone they care about to find out if they are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Tuesday, March 27, 2012, is the 24th Annual American Diabetes Association Alert Day, a one-day, “wake-up call” asking […]

Inner-City Dental Clinic May 19

Inner-City Dental Clinic May 19

May 19 Inner-City Dental Clinic in Hartford Grants totaling $49,000 have been awarded by the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving to support the fourth annual free Inner-City Dental Clinic to be held Saturday, May 19, at Community Health Services, 500 Albany Ave. in Hartford. The clinic, held in partnership with the West Indian Foundation, Inc., will be held from 8 […]

Tooth Decay: A Preventable Childhood Disease

Tooth Decay: A Preventable Childhood Disease

If you had the power to help prevent a childhood disease, would you? You do. Parents, school nurses, and teachers are in a unique position to help eradicate tooth decay, the most common chronic childhood disease today. In fact, parents have been shown to have the greatest influence1 on whether children brush and floss, what they eat, and how often […]