Day: October 15, 2014

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– The County of San Bernardino Department of Public Health announced plans to commemorate National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 19th-25th, with a week-long information campaign about childhood lead poisoning.  Sara Hernandez-Singh, of the Childhood Lead…

Two Paths to Teen Binge Drinking

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Researchers at Yale University and Oberlin College in Ohio have identified two pathways leading teens toward heavy drinking. These pathways…