• Hygiene
    Modern Hygiene: Are We Too Clean for Our Own Good?
    Modern Hygiene: Are We Too Clean for Our Own Good? Society has come a long way in battling deadly diseases and plagues that once had the potential to devastate entire countries. However, with the emergence of better sanitation, antibiotics, and ...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Coronavirus Resource Center
    Sparkle Germs: Using Glitter to Teach Your Kids How to Wash Their Hands
    Sparkle Germs Activity for an individual child Age group: 30-40 months Duration of activity: 10 minutes Materials: Craft glitter Young children are often resistant to washing their hands. It is hard for them to understand things that they cannot...
  • Kids
    Head Lice
    Dealing with Head Lice on Your Child
    Dealing with Head Lice on Your Child Momma Said There'd Be Days Like This When my daughter was five a dear friend of mine invited her to go along with her children to a kid's gym, where lots of kids play on a padded slide, tunnel, and monkey bar...
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    Head Lice
    Treating Head Lice
    Treatment of head lice generally includes the application of permethrin cream rinse, which can be bought over the counter. ...
  • Kids
    Contagious Childhood Illnesses
    Building Immunity
    The many kids who attend child care share their bodily fluids (saliva, for example) and tend to have increased exposure to germs. ...