Cherry Creek Schools Staying Healthy Video (https://youtu.be/YPfww34Y234)
We often overlook the simple things we can do to stay healthy. Since the cold and flu season is upon us, we want to remind you of some basics steps you and your children can take to stay well. Please enjoy this video with your family and with our best wishes for your good health!!
November is Diabetes Awareness Month!
Early detection is essential for prompt treatment. Please see the following from the International Diabetes Foundation for more information:http://www.idf.org/worlddiabetesday/toolkit/gp/warning-signs
How to Avoid Double Dosing on Medicines this Season
Cold and flu season has returned like clockwork. As you hit the over-the-counter aisle and prepare to combat runny noses and sore throats, remember to double check medicine labels so you don't accidentally double up on medicines containing acetaminophen. Acetaminophen is a common drug ingredient-more than 50 million Americans use it weekly to treat pain, fever, and cold and flu symptoms. It's safe and effective when used as directed, but taking more than directed is an overdose and can lead to liver damage. Learn more at KnowYourDose.org.