As the season changes and temperatures dip, now is a great time to check your smoke detector batteries and take other steps to reduce the likelihood of a fire. And here are some of this week’s top health and wellness news:
- While proper handwashing is important, having hand sanitizer available for kids can also help prevent the spread of germs – from CNN
- New research shows young adults may be avoiding primary care doctors, but there are benefits to having a doctor who knows you and your health history – from Kaiser Health News
- Take precautions when doing your weekend yard work to avoid injury – from The New York Times
- Having a conversation with yourself from time to time? Not only is this normal, but it may help your mental well-being – from NBC News
Happy Friday, and have a great weekend.