July is UV Safety Awareness Month!Every year, Americans lose more than $100 million in productivity related to skin cancer. As an employer, you can help spread the word about how important it is to protect everyone's skin from the harmful effects of UV rays.
In Pain: A Bioethicist's Personal Struggle With Opioids
Travis Rieder, author of
In Pain, says none of the doctors who prescribed opioids for his waves of "fiery" or "electrical" pain taught him how to safely taper his use of the drugs when he wanted to quit.
Summer Recessis a perfect time to model heart-healthy behaviors to your kids and lower your blood pressure at the same time (e.g., be active outside and follow summer safety tips, cook heart-healthy recipes together, see what's in season at your local farmer's market, etc.)
Text "SoGood" to 877877 to find a farmers market near you! (Español: Envía “MuyRico” al 877877)
NEBGH Member in the News!
Consolata Mogeni, MPH (
Health and Wellness Programs Coordinator at NYC Administration for Children's Services) - winner of the 2019 ACS Distinguished Service Award for pioneering the Health and Wellness Initiative!
NEBGH's CEO Candice sits down with Dr. Mark to discuss UV Safety and what employers can do to help - read it below!