Health Advocate Blog

Four for Friday Newsflash, 8/18/17

The school buses are just around the corner – if you’re embarking on back-to-school shopping this weekend, here are a few helpful tips. And check out a few interesting health and wellness stories from the past week:

  • Planning to view the upcoming solar eclipse? Make sure to protect your eyes – from NBC News
  • If you’re interested in learning a new skill such a second language, exercise may be a big help – from The New York Times
  • Pay it forward – generosity is beneficial for your mental health – from WebMD
  • There are many options available to whiten your teeth, but it’s still a good idea to check with your dentist first before trying it yourself – from NPR Shots

Happy Friday, and have a great weekend!