Ohio is Not Measuring Up

Ohio is Not Measuring Up

The American Cancer Action Network has released its annual report discussing how each of the 50 states are measuring up with legislative activity to reduce cancer and deaths.  In the United States today, there are over 14 million cancer survivors and 400 more lives are being saved daily than a decade ago!  The cancer rate has…

Being A Hungry Kid

Being A Hungry Kid

Schools are back in session in most parts of the United States this week.  Today is Friday, and is the last day until Monday.  Some children in schools across the United States will eat lunch today and not eat again until Monday when they return to school.  Their growing bodies will have empty bellies for…

August is Blogust!

August is Blogust!

Not only is today August 1st, its the first day of Blogust ’14!  What is Blogust, you ask?  Blogust is a month-long blogging bonanza of bloggers that are helping to change the world through their words, photos and videos.  Each day of August, one blogger will post to their blog about happy and healthy firsts!

Get A Shot.  Give A Shot.

Get A Shot. Give A Shot.

It’s back to school season and Shot@Life has partner with Walgreens for their “Get A Shot.  Give A Shot®” campaign.  From July 12th through August 31st, when your child receives a back-to-school immunization, Walgreens will provide a life-saving vaccine to a child that needs it most!  But wait, you can get in on the action…

Take the Challenge!

Take the Challenge!

It’s summer!  If you are like most moms, you look in the mirror and aren’t happy with what you see.  Maybe you are a few pounds overweight or hundreds of pounds overweight.  You don’t know what to do to lose it.  It’s not like you have time, right?  I was there recently.  I looked in…