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Monthly Archives: November 2010

Please Pass the Pumpkin! Posted on Nov 1

Please Pass the Pumpkin!

Posted by: Lynn DiTaranto, Department of Public Health.   Lynn is a Nutrition Education Specialist with DPH.   If you have ever eaten pumpkins, chances are canned pumpkin puree is what you are used to when creating delicious desserts such as pies, breads and other   …Continue Reading Please Pass the Pumpkin!

“F.A.S.T.” Stroke Education Campaign Now in Khmer (Cambodian) Posted on Nov 1

Are you a healthcare worker, nurse, educator or other professional working with the Khmer-speaking population? If so, you'll want to know about the newly available Khmer-language version of Stroke Heroes Act FAST. The F.A.S.T campaign is designed is to help folks remember the signs and symptoms   …Continue Reading “F.A.S.T.” Stroke Education Campaign Now in Khmer (Cambodian)