safety

Safety Fair Week 2018

October 11, 2018

St. Peter’s Health Partners hosted its annual Safety Fair the week of October 1 through 5. [...]

LiveSmart: Heading Out for Adventure? Pack a First Aid Kit!

August 30, 2018

Away from home, you’re also away from your medicine cabinet and, depending on how far you go, your family doctor and convenient health care facilities. A simply stocked first aid kit can keep routine cuts, scrapes and headaches from ruining your trip. [...]

LiveSmart: Watch Your Step! Learn How to Reduce Your Fall Risk

August 30, 2018

Falls are the leading cause of fatal injury and the most common cause of nonfatal trauma-related hospital admissions among older adults. The key to fall prevention is identifying why individuals are prone to falling and then managing the underlying risk factors. [...]

LiveSmart: Traveling Safely in the Summer

July 20, 2017

Whether it’s a family vacation in the U.S. or abroad, or a student studying overseas for the summer, there are important steps you should take BEFORE hitting the road to protect your health away from home. [...]

LiveSmart: Think Smart at Post-Graduation Parties

June 7, 2017

June in the Capital Region means high school graduation time, with weekends full of ceremony, laughter and even a few tears. For students and parents alike it is an emotional, memorable time. However, after-parties marred by alcohol and drug use can make the occasion memorable for the wrong reasons. [...]
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