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Child Passenger Safety Technician Certification

Want to be an advocate for child passenger safety in your community? Please consider becoming a nationally certified Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Technician through the Safe Kids Program at cert.safekids.org/. Learn more about the importance of properly installing and using car seats and booster seats at go.usa.gov/xPc2e.

Each year more than 12 million women and men are the victims of rape, physical violence or stalking, in the United States. Over 43 million women and 38 million men experienced psychological aggression by an intimate partner in their lifetime. Break the cycle and reach out for help.

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Each year more than 12 million women and men are the victims of rape, physical violence or stalking, in the United States. Over 43 million women and 38 million men experienced psychological aggression by an intimate partner in their lifetime. Break the cycle and reach out for help.

"During August, National Immunization Awareness Month, ADPH reminds people of all ages how important immunizations are for adults, as well as children." Read the August message from State Health Officer Scott Harris. Sepsis Symptoms, Men's Health Month, Health Tips, Health Care, Lightning Safety, Infant Mortality, Healthy Lifestyle Changes, Childhood Cancer, Health Promotion

Lead Poisoning Causes Significant Damage to Children; Be Aware and Prevent Exposure

"Simple steps like keeping your home clean and well-maintained will go a long way in preventing lead exposure." Read this month's message from Dr. Scott Harris on lead poisoning prevention.

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort. Ask your loved ones to check your home and help you remove fall hazards. Get more tips on preventing falls at Primary Care Physician, Home Health Care, Social Media Images, Knee Injury, Healthy Aging, Injury Prevention, Medical Advice, Caregiver, Public Health

Falls Prevention Awareness Week: Get Help from Friends and Family

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort. Ask your loved ones to check your home and help you remove fall hazards. Get more tips on preventing falls at go.usa.gov/xVp9Z. #FPAD2019

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort. Make sure your assistive devices are adjusted fit your needs. Get more tips on preventing falls at Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Primary Care Physician, Balance Exercises, Home Health Care, Social Media Images, Injury Prevention, Talking To You, Teamwork

Falls Prevention Awareness Day: Talk to Your Occupational Therapist

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort. Make sure your assistive devices are adjusted fit your needs. Get more tips on preventing falls at go.usa.gov/xVp9Z #FPAD2019

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort.Talk to your pharmacist about how your medications can affect your risk of falling. Get more tips on preventing falls at

Falls Prevention Awareness Day: Talk to Your Pharmacist

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort.Talk to your pharmacist about how your medications can affect your risk of falling. Get more tips on preventing falls at go.usa.gov/xVp9Z #FPAD2019

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort. Let your doctor know if you have fallen or are unsteady on your feet. Get more tips on preventing falls at Fear Of Falling, Social Media Images, Injury Prevention, Public Health, Talking To You, Teamwork, A Team, Usa Gov, Messages

Falls Prevention Awareness Day: Talk to Your Doctor

Today is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Preventing falls is a team effort. Let your doctor know if you have fallen or are unsteady on your feet. Get more tips on preventing falls at go.usa.gov/xVp9Z #FPAD2019

Alabama was ranked in the nation in deaths with a death total of 836 in The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline wants you to "Be The 1 To" to help bring those numbers down in Alabama and across the nation.

News Release: 'Be The 1' to help prevent suicide

Alabama was ranked 24th in the nation in #suicide deaths with a death total of 836 in 2017. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline wants you to "Be The 1 To" to help bring those numbers down in Alabama and across the nation.

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Is Your Home Suicide-Proof?

It's #SuicidePreventionWeek. Is your home #suicide-proof? If not, take these simple steps that could save someone's life. #BeThere

Today is Medications are used more than any other method by teens attempting so make sure yours are locked away safely. If you're worried that someone you know is feeling vulnerable or call

World Suicide Prevention Day

Today is #WorldSuicidePreventionDay. Medications are used more than any other method by teens attempting #suicide, so make sure yours are locked away safely. If you're worried that someone you know is feeling vulnerable or #suicidal, call 1-800-273-8255. #SuicidePreventionWeek #BeThere

It's If you have firearms in your home, consider removing them or locking them up. If you're worried that someone you know is feeling vulnerable or call

Suicide Prevention Week: Firearms

It's #SuicidePreventionWeek. If you have firearms in your home, consider removing them or locking them up. If you're worried that someone you know is feeling vulnerable or #suicidal, call 1-800-273-8255.

Today is Medications are used more than any other method by teens attempting so make sure yours are locked away safely. If you're worried that someone you know is feeling vulnerable or call

Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Millions of kids and teens consider #suicide each year. Take steps to make sure your home is suicide-proof. If you're worried about someone, call 1-800-273-8255.

As our lives get busier, sleep is usually the first thing to go. But if you're not getting hours of good sleep each night, you could end up jeopardizing yourself or those around you. Learn more about the risks of being tired at (Español: Working People, Helping People, National Safety, How To Stay Awake, Stay Safe, Safety Awareness, Safety Topics, National Sleep Foundation, Have A Good Night

National Safety Month - Fatigue

As our lives get busier, sleep is usually the first thing to go. But if you're not getting 7-9 hours of good sleep each night, you could end up jeopardizing yourself or those around you. Learn more about the risks of being tired at bit.ly/2Ir09d6. (Español: bit.ly/2WTaMOT) #NSM

June is National Safety Month. Though they might seem harmless, slips, trips and falls are some of the most common hazards we face in the workplace, and they can have serious consequences.

National Safety Month: Slips, Trips and Falls

June is National Safety Month. Though they might seem harmless, slips, trips and falls are some of the most common hazards we face in the workplace, and they can have serious consequences. #NSM

Have a fun and safe summer in the City of Bryan by reading our great summer safety tips! One of these tips might just save your life.

Fireworks Safety Month

All over the state, stores with names like Big Daddy's and Crazy Bill's and TNT and Dizzy Dean's are opening their doors. Why? It's fireworks season! It's also Fireworks Safety Month! Get tips on safely enjoying those sparklers, bottle rockets and firecrackers at go.usa.gov/xNsGS.

June is National Safety Month - recognizing hazards helps to avoid preventable injuries and deaths wherever possible.

National Safety Month - Hazard Recognition

June is National Safety Month. Your home and workplace may be filled with hazards you haven't noticed---things that may seem silly, like an unsecured rug. But it won't be silly if you trip over that rug and break your arm! Learn more about spotting hazards and making your surroundings safer at bit.ly/318Chm2. (Español: bit.ly/2QOnmZF) #NSM