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Etiquette in Medical News

Public Health Experts Discuss Infectious Diseases Threats at News Conference

...rt immunizing as soon as the vaccine is available to prevent the seasonal influenza. In addition to vaccines, we should remember hand hygiene, cough etiquette and social distancing also helps to prevent the spread of both types of influenza," said Dr. Baker. Additional topics discussed at the 14th R...

American Hygiene Habits Getting Worse: International Study Reveals More Illness-Causing Germs Than Ever in American Kitchens

...h raw foods, such as meat and poultry. Cough and Sneeze etiquette - Practice good cough and sneeze etiquette to prevent spreading germs to others. Cough into your elbow, rather than y...

As World Health Organization Raises Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic Alert to Level Six, Hygiene Council Recommends Simple Steps to Help Protect Families from Illness

...fect commonly-touched surfaces, such as door handles, taps/faucets and light switches, to prevent germ spread. Practice good cough and sneeze etiquette to prevent spreading germs to others - i.e., cough into your elbow rather than your hands and sneeze into a tissue to minimize hand contact transmissi...

Swine Flu: A Primer

...rts at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. You cannot get swine flu from eating pork. What can I do to protect myself? "Cough etiquette is the critical thing. You should be cautious about your own behavior -- covering your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze in public," Ericsson sa...

The Best Defense Against Swine Flu

...ic posters that effectively communicate the importance of essential hygiene etiquette to students, patients and staff. Epidemiologists are aggressively ap... washing and "cover the cough" behavior by young children. All hygiene etiquette posters are available in three popular sizes and can be ordered fully frame...

Teaching autistic teens to make friends

...ppropriate peer network." The class focused on teaching rules of social etiquette to the teens, while their parents were given information about how to super...s in the treatment group demonstrated improved knowledge of rules of social etiquette relevant to making and keeping friends. They and their parents also reporte...

Managing Gas Isn't Rocket Science

...please visit http://www.charcocaps.com and while you're there, don't forget to sign up and take the http://www.charcocaps.com/gas-etiquette-quiz/ [gas etiquette quiz] for a chance to win the monthly pre-paid gas(oline) card. (while supplies last.) You can also become friends with Gary Gasman the CharcoCap...

Culture's role on alcohol and violence

... WASHINGTON, DC, 2 OCTOBER 2008 Countries with strict social rules and behavioral etiquette such as the United Kingdom may foster drinking cultures characterized by unruly or bad behavior, according to a new report on alcohol and violence rel...

Joint Commission Alert: Stop Bad Behavior Among Health Care Professionals

...all health care team members about professional behavior, including training in basics such as being courteous during telephone interactions, business etiquette and general people skills; -- Hold all team members accountable for modeling desirable behaviors, and enforce the code of conduct consistently and e...

Don't Let Gas Ruin Your Summer BBQ

...additional information or a chance to win a monthly pre-paid gas(oline) card (while supplies last), visit http://www.charcocaps.com and take the Gas etiquette Quiz. Available Topic Expert(s): For information on the listed expert(s), click appropriate link. Dr. Patricia Raymond http://profnet.prnewswire....
Etiquette in Biological News

Kids eat more fruits, vegetables when schools offer salad bar

...ely. The study was offered in conjunction with a nutritional education component, including a school assembly to teach children about the proper etiquette of serving themselves salad and picking a well-balanced lunch, as well as an artwork project and visits to farmers markets or a farm. The salad bar p...
Etiquette in Biological Technology

Two Top-Ranking Schools Join Jobs Board Site

... to meet potential candidates, and vice versa, while giving M.D.'s and Ph.D.'s the opportunity to perfect their networking, interviewing, and business etiquette skills. "With 15 of the top 35 life science institutions as members, we can provide employers with high level talent and support the career aspirati...

Online Career Tool Offers Live 'Expert Advice' Component

... Networking, interviewing and business etiquette tips via live, interactive ...erfect their networking, interviewing and business etiquette skills. "We saw an opportunity to work with two ...r expertise in science communications and business etiquette is a perfect match for our program." The seminar...

What To Do When a Holiday Guest Shows Up With a Pet

... a campsite or a hotel willing to accommodate pets. And, finally, don't ask a guest to do what you are not willing to do yourself. Practice pet etiquette at all times wherever you go. As a pet owner, if you don't think your own pet can adapt to a new environment or is constantly misbehaving, it's best t...

How to Quit Your Midwest Technology Job

...! Lets say you get a job offer. You accept it. Congratulations! Now theres only one thing left to do: give notice at your current job. What is the etiquette of quitting a job these days? Tech companies especially have the reputation for getting a little prickly when employees decide to move on. Its good to...

Minding the Generation Gap

...ly-conscious, team oriented, eager to learn and extremely comfortable with information technology. On the downside, some see them as unpolished in the etiquette and dress of the workplace, lacking in basic verbal and written communication skills and possessing a questionable work ethic. While these charact...

Would you like your music (and data) mashed?

...g protocols like eXtensible Mark Up Language (XML), widespread syndication of information through Really Simple Syndication (RSS), and Internet social etiquette promoting "opening up" applications and information for re-use and re-mixing." In addition to these factors, the increased processing speed of today's...
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