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    • Protect your body, your temple : Know the Facts About Arthritis 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10)
      These bookmarks state: Arthritis is the most common chronic illness and is the leading cause of disability in the U.S. It is a term used to refer to more than 100 different joint diseases. The severity of the diseases range ...
    • Protect your body, your temple : know the facts about HIV 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06)
      These bookmarks state: Blacks account for more than 12,600 people living with HIV and AIDS in the state of South Carolina. Blacks account for 28% of the state’s population and 70% of new HIV infections. Among Blacks, men ...
    • Protect your body, your temple : Know the Facts about HIV 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10)
      These bookmarks state: Blacks account for more than 11,000 people living with HIV and AIDS in the state of South Carolina. Blacks account for 27% of the state’s population and 73% of new HIV infections. Among Blacks, men ...
    • Protect your body, your temple : Know the Facts About TB 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10)
      These bookmarks state: In South Carolina, African-Americans account for over half of Tuberculosis cases. Tuberculosis (TB) is spread through the air from person to person when someone with the disease coughs, sneezes, ...
    • Protect your body, your temple : recognize stroke (brain attack) symptoms 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-03)
      This bookmark gives the symptoms of stokes using the F.A.S.T. method and what you should do. The F.A.S.T. method is: F: FACE – Ask the person to smile. (Does one side droop?) A: ARMS – Ask the person to raise both arms. ...
    • Protect your body, your temple : Stroke Warning Signs, Symptoms, and Lowering Risk 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10)
      These bookmarks state: African-Americans face higher risks of stroke. The more risk factors you have, the greater your chances of having a stroke. The best way to prevent a stroke is to reduce your risk factors. Common ...
    • Protect your child's smile 12-18 months 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      This document gives tips on dental care for toddlers 12 to 18 months old. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, toothbrushes and toothpaste, facts about milk and juice, how to brush your child's teeth and eating away at ...
    • Protect your child's smile 24 months 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      This document gives tips on dental care for children 24 months old. Included are tips for a healthy mouth,choosing the right toothbrush and toothpaste for your preschooler, how to snack smart, how medicine can affect your ...
    • Protect your child's smile 36 months 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      This document gives tips on dental care for infants 16 months old. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, how to make toothbrushing fun, keeping your preschooler's smile safe at home and at school and taking your preschooler ...
    • Protect your child's smile 6-9 months 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      This document gives tips on dental care for infants 6 to 9 months old. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, how your child can get cavities from you, making dental visits easier, healthy eating habits for good overall ...
    • Protect your child's smile all ages 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      This document gives tips on dental care for all ages. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, preventing dental injuries in the home, responding to a dental emergency and nutrition and your child's health.
    • Protect your child's smile from birth to age 3 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10)
      This document gives tips on dental care for infants from birth to 3 years old. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, how to make toothbrushing fun, keeping your preschooler's smile safe at home and at school and taking ...
    • Protect your child's smile from birth to age 3 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-04)
      This document gives tips on dental care for infants from birth to 3 years old. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, how to make toothbrushing fun, keeping your preschooler's smile safe at home and at school and taking ...
    • Protect your child's smile pregnant women 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      It is important to take care of your mouth before, during and after pregnancy. This sheet gives tips on how to do that.
    • Protect your child's smile, children with special needs 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      This document gives tips on dental care for children with special needs. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, different positions for brushing, making the dentist a part of your child’s health team, key things to share ...
    • Protect your child's smile, infants 0-3 months 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
      This document gives tips on dental care for infants 0 to 3 months old. Included are tips for a healthy mouth, breastfeeding and your infant's health, why you should worry about taking care of baby teeth, teething and caring ...
    • Protect Your Family and Community : How Zika Spreads 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-09)
      Through simple illustrations, this sheet explains how the Zika virus is spread from mosquito to people.
    • Protect your home against mosquitoes 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-04)
      Mosquitoes develop in water that stands for more than five days. To reduce the mosquito population around your home and property, eliminate all standing water and debris. These tips help eliminate mosquitoes: locate sites ...
    • Protect yourself against Hepatitis A 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
      Hepatitis A is a virus that causes serious liver infection and can easily spread from person to person. This virus can make you very sick and even lead to hospitalization. This paper describes the symptoms of Hepatitis ...
    • Protect yourself against Hepatitis A 

      South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-04)
      Hepatitis A is a virus that causes serious liver infection and can easily spread from person to person. This virus can make you very sick and even lead to hospitalization. This paper describes the symptoms of Hepatitis A, ...