Archive for May 2013

Protect Children from Hot Car Dangers: Get Prevention-Smart on Safe Kids Day

Friday, May 17th, 2013

by Jan Null, Certified Consulting Meteorologist, Golden Gate Weather Services We’ve all heard about an isolated incident of a child dying in a hot car. However, when put into a nationwide context these cases constitute an epidemic, claiming on average 38 innocent lives every year in the United States. Since 1998, more than 559 infants…  read more >>

Celebrating National Women’s Health Week

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

New Moms & Mental Health: Tips for National Women’s Health Week Nancy C. Lee, M.D. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health-Women’s Health Director, Office on Women’s Health As the director of the Office on Women’s Health in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), I care deeply about the health and wellbeing of women…  read more >>

Mom’s Health Matters

Friday, May 10th, 2013

Mom’s Health Matters (On Mother’s Day & Every Day) At HMHB, we celebrate motherhood all year long – and work every day to promote maternal health and safety.  But on this special day for honoring mothers, we are especially mindful of mom’s health, and the many ways in which it matters. It is particularly difficult…  read more >>