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 Health    May 7, 2015

Skin Cancer Awareness Month Tips from The Skin Care Foundation

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the US, and each year there are more new cases of skin cancer than the combined incidence of breast, prostate, lung and colon cancer. Skin cancer can affect...

 
 Health    May 7, 2015

Supporting a Grieving Person

Submitted by Wholistic Health and Wellness Continued from last week… How to help a grieving child: Allow your child, however young, to attend the funeral if he or she wants to. Convey your spiritual...

 
 Health    April 30, 2015

Supporting a Grieving Person

Submitted by Wholistic Health and Wellness It’s often hard to know what to say or do when someone you care about is grieving. You may be afraid of intruding, saying the wrong thing, or making the...

 
 Health    April 23, 2015

7 Steps to Relaxing Naturally Relaxation…without drugs or alcohol.

Submitted by Wholistic Health & Wellness Program When I was growing up in my teenage and student year’s people would relax by taking drugs of some sort, prescribed, legal and illegal. I want to...

 
 Health    April 23, 2015

RABIES AND YOUR PET

Due to recent reports of rabies in northern N.Y. we are releasing important information to the community. What is rabies? Rabies is a viral disease that can attack the central nervous system of...

 
 Health    April 16, 2015

People, Places and Routines in Recovery

When you’re in recovery or you’re just starting your road to recovery, you will hear this saying over and over again ‘’You need to change things in your life like people, places and...

 
 Health    April 16, 2015

RABIES IN RACOONS

Rabies is an infectious viral disease that affects the central nervous system of humans and warm-blooded animals. It is spread through the saliva and mucus membranes of an infected animal. Humans and...

 
 Health    April 9, 2015

Part 3 - Smartphones and Sleepless Children

By Kaniehtonkie Sleep is truly one of the cornerstones of optimal health, but its importance is too often underestimated. Children are tempted by messages and games to stay awake long into the night,...

 
 Health    April 2, 2015

Smartphones and Your Child's Development

Let’s face it, keeping a young child preoccupied isn’t always easy. Now, with everyone carrying a smart phone, it is so easy to pass our phone to our youngsters to keep them busy. And while we are...

 
 Health    March 26, 2015

Smart Phones and Your Child

In a three part series, we will look at the use of “Smart Phones” (this includes the use of “tablets”) and the affects it has on young children and teens. In the first, research has shown how...

 
 Health    March 19, 2015

The Facts of Lice

Head lice are small insects that live in people’s hair and feed on their blood. Lice glue their eggs—which are called “nits”—to the hair near the scalp, so they can’t get brushed off. The...

 
 Health    March 5, 2015

10 Things to Know About Lead Hazards at Home

Older homes are beloved for their character, history, and quaint details. If you live in or are thinking about buying, renting, or renovating a home built before 1978, be sure you consider one more...

 
 Health    February 19, 2015

February is American Heart Month!

Life’s Simple 7 Do you know there are seven easy ways to help control your risk for heart disease? Manage your heart risk by understanding “Life’s Simple 7.” 1. Get active Daily physical...

 
 Health    February 12, 2015

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Submitted by Amie Barnes Tips for parents on having a conversation with their teens about Healthy Relationships • The best time to have the...

 
 Health    February 5, 2015

Seven Steps to Conscious Living

Make your life a truly, divinely inspired one! Through daily conscious intentionality, your life has the ability to achieve unlimited potentiality. Using conscious intention to bring ourselves into...

 
 Health    January 29, 2015

Healthy Baby Sleep

1. Back is Best Always place baby on his or her back for sleep – for nighttime sleep AND nap time sleep. The back sleeping position reduces the risk of SIDS.  2. Swaddling Pediatricians recommend...

 
 By Kaniethonkie    Health    January 15, 2015

Health January 2015

January the month to start new, to start fresh and to start over. To do everything better; to be happier, be healthier, to be kinder to everyone. To spend more time with your family and friends and le...

 
 Health    January 8, 2015

Cold Weather Warning Brings Potential Dangers

With dangerous winter weather in the forecast, Home Instead Senior Care says now is the time for seniors and their loved ones to brush up on cold weather safety tips. “Winter can be a difficult...

 
 Health    December 18, 2014

Common Holiday Stressors for Families in

Most people and most families experience increased stress around the holidays. For families where there is addiction and/or where there is addiction recovery, holiday get-togethers can be especially d...

 
 Health    December 18, 2014

Coping and Grieving during the Holidays

Losing a loved one at any time of the year is hard but losing a loved one near or during the holidays is especially difficult. The Wholistic Health and Wellness program would like to give some tips...

 
 Health    November 20, 2014

EBOLA: STILL MORE FACTS, NOT FICTION

The Akwesasne Communicable Disease Working Group is notifying the community that it is still monitoring developments for the Ebola virus. Comprised of Emergency Measures and Health Care...

 
 Health    November 20, 2014

First Aid for Seizures

First Aid for Seizures...

 
 Health    November 13, 2014

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month!

Seizure Type ••GENERALIZED TONIC-CLONIC: seizure involving muscular spasms (formerly referred to as a grand mal seizure) WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE:...

 
 Health    November 6, 2014

Ebola: Just the Facts, not Fiction

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne (MCA) and the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe (SRMT) have teamed up to create a Communicable Disease Working Group to provide information and respond to questions about...

 
 Health    November 6, 2014

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month!

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month!...

 

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