Live Well, Work Well  | May 2018 Edition
Researchers Link New Danger to
E-cigarettes

The use of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes has grown exponentially in recent years—especially among young adults in the United States. 

The liquid used in e-cigarettes contains nicotine and other harmful chemicals, including heavy metals and carcinogens.  Read
Despite CDC Recommendation, Many Adults Still Refusing Shingles Vaccine

Shingles is an extremely common—and painful—viral infection, affecting 1 out of every 3 Americans at some point in their life. It’s caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox, so anyone who has had chickenpox is at risk of developing shingles.   Read
May is Food Allergy Action Month

A food allergy occurs when the body has a specific immune response to certain foods. Sometimes, the body’s response can be severe or life-threatening. Food allergies are a growing food safety and public health concern, according to the CDC.     Read
Recipe of the Month:  Barley Pilaf
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