Health Alert: Hepatitis A in Hawaii

Health Alert: Hepatitis A in Hawaii

Health officials in Oahu, Hawaii are currently investigating a recent outbreak of Hepatitis A. So far there have been 74 confirmed cases of the disease, all in adults, with 26 requiring hospitalization. Hepatitis A is a contagious liver infection caused by the hepatitis A virus (HAV). HAV is found in the stool of infected people ..

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4 Thanksgiving Food Safety Tips

Another Thanksgiving is almost here! A day we look forward to sharing with family and friends that starts off by waking up and watching the parade, football games, and then filling up on a variety of yummy food. Thanksgiving is a day to reflect and give thanks for what we have. Having a safely prepared ..

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QUIZ: How scary is your flu?

Nothing’s more scarier than a fever and chills during any holiday – especially Halloween. How do you measure up against the creepy things that go bump in the night? Do your flu symptoms scare everyone off? Click “Let’s Play” below to find out. Get CleanFeed articles straight in your inbox. Sign-up!..

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5 Hand Washing Do’s and Don’ts

Global Hand Washing Day kicks off October 15th. Although hand washing is one of the best ways to protect yourself against infectious diseases (and their spread), according to research, only 5% of people wash their hands correctly! Hand washing saves lives and should be part of your daily routine. Check out the do’s and don’ts ..

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The ABC’s of Daycare Clean

When picking a daycare center for your child, questions that may be on top of your list include who will be watching your kids, how attentively, and the type of environment they’ll be in. The web offers lots of useful information for parents looking for quality childcare; however, one thing that’s missing is the cleanliness ..

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Hand Washing Survival Guide

There are survival guides for natural disasters, zombie apocalypses and college dorms. We like to be prepared, knowledgeable and ready to withstand the most uncomfortable situations. While hand washing and flu spreading might not measure up to a zombie apocalypse, a nasty flu in the office sure makes us resemble the walking dead. Although flu ..