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A newsletter for K-12 nurses to keep them abreast of clinical research and developments that may impact their practice

Evidenced-based, peer-reviewed summaries from 67 professional publications

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New law would require schools to carry narcan.
"A new bill proposed in Rhode Island would require public schools to carry narcan kits. Representative David A. Bennett introduced legislation for schools teaching grades 6-12 to be equipped with kits that treat opioid overdoses." . . . keep reading

To protect his son, a father asks school to bar unvaccinated children.
"Carl Krawitt has watched his son, Rhett, now 6, fight leukemia for the past 4 1/2 years. For more than three of those years, Rhett has undergone round after round of chemotherapy. Last year he finished chemotherapy, and doctors say he is in remission.Now, there's a new threat, one that the family should not have to worry about: measles." . . . keep reading

January and you still have head lice!
Head lice affect millions of school-aged children each year, and as the FDA noted in a Consumer Health Information release last year ("Treating Head Lice," January 2014), this is a year-round problem that peaks in September and January, when children return to school. . . . keep reading

A new law requires Ohio schools to teach children about the dangers of prescription painkillers.
"A new law requires Ohio schools to teach children about the dangers of prescription painkillers, a leading gateway drug to heroin abuse." . . . keep reading

School nurse program increased epinephrine availability to students.
A training program for school nurses in Houston decreased students' reactions to food allergies and increased student-specific injectable devices, according to recent study results. . . . keep reading

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"Enterovirus D68 and Ebola Virus Disease -- Surviving the Unknown"

November 2014 School Health Alert Supplement


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School Health Alert / SchoolNurse.com has created a free special report on the Enterovirus D68 and Ebola Virus Diseases for our School Health Alert newsletter subscribers.

Designed to provide nurses with guidance on surveillance, prevention and communication strategies, as well as educating and allaying parents' anxieties and concerns.

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"Enterovirus D68 and Ebola Virus Disease --
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Get expert advice from Dr. Richard J Pollack

  Do you believe that head lice and their eggs (nits):

  • IdentifyUSCause disease by direct harm and/or transmitting pathogens
  • Are shared readily and cause epidemics
  • Have mutated to ‘super-lice' and are resistant to all treatment
  • Can and must be eradicated
  • Can jump, fly and survive for weeks off a host Indicate a sign of child neglect
  • Require children to be quarantined or treated immediately

  Well, you would be wrong
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