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  • Everyone has a role to play in suicide prevention. It’s up to all of us to change the way we think about suicide. These tragedies ARE preventable. One of the most effective ways to do that is to educate colleagues, friends, and family about the warning signs of suicide.

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  • Did you know there are practical steps you can take to be safe? It is important to be safe and protect yourself from motor vehicle crashes...

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  • When medications are taken as directed, they can greatly improve your health. But if they are not taken as instructed, they may not work...

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A concussion is an injury to the brain caused by a blow to the head, or by striking the head on another object. It may result in loss of consciousness or confusion, but the effects usually resolve in a few hours or days. This video explains what happens during a concussion, how it should be treated, and what preventive steps to take.

Anger Management

Anger is an emotion that everyone experiences – some more than others. It is a natural and normal emotion. However, in some cases anger can become a problem. Learn more about anger and what you can do about it.

Low Blood Pressure

Low blood pressure is when your blood pressure is lower than normal.

Be Safe

How often do you think about your personal safety? Know how to keep yourself and your family safe at home and when you’re on the go.

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