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Celebrating World Cerebral Palsy Day 

Celebrating World Cerebral Palsy Day 

October 6 is World Cerebral Palsy Day. According to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, CP includes a group of disorders that affect a person’s ability to move and maintain balance and posture. It is the most common motor disability in childhood. CP can be caused by variables such as brain damage in the first few months or years of life, infections such as meningitis or encephalitis, or even sickle cell disease. 

The Fight Against Childhood Obesity

The Fight Against Childhood Obesity

Obesity is a disease and it is not an easy fix. Science and medicine can provide more in-depth information on health and wellness than ever before, improving our guidelines for nutrition. We now know that nutrition plays a major role in behavior and properly developing cognitive functions in children.

National Suicide Prevention Month is of the Utmost Importance During the Pandemic

National Suicide Prevention Month is of the Utmost Importance During the Pandemic

Every September is National Suicide Prevention Month. The aim is to build awareness and educate the masses for suicide prevention and so we can help others who are contemplating the act. Since the pandemic began, levels of anxiety, addiction, and suicide cases have been on a major incline. So, what can we do to help prevent suicide? We can arm each other with information and pay more attention.

Relocating Is Easier When You Work Virtually

Relocating Is Easier When You Work Virtually

With the technology-based systems and tools, Seraaj Family Homes, Inc. (SFH) has implemented, many of the company’s employees have options of where they can work. Especially as a family-oriented company, SFH tries to accommodate its staff and make life easier. SFH case manager Shannon Simon recently relocated from one region to another. Here’s how it went for her.

Routine eye exams can prevent misdiagnosed behavioral problems

Routine eye exams can prevent misdiagnosed behavioral problems

Back-to-school time is not only an important time prep your students for another year of formal education, but it’s also a great time to get routine check-ups done. August is set aside as Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. So, if the optometrist isn’t on the usual list of doctors to see, schedule an appointment to see one because eyesight can change over time.

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