Health Information

  • OTC Meds and Work: Not Always a Great Combination

    You may not realize that common over-the-counter drugs can cause side effects that can jeopardize your health and your ability to perform everyday activities.

  • Ability to Concentrate Isn't What It Used to Be

    With today's world filled with flashing images of MTV, quick news reports, and fast-food restaurants on every corner, are we capable of concentrating as well as we used to?

  • Eye Care Essentials for Computer Users

    Studies have found no sign that working on a computer screen causes permanent vision problems. Short-term problems, like tired, irritated, or watery eyes, do bother many people who work at computers. These problems can usually be corrected by wearing a special pair of glasses for computer work. Also, adjusting lighting in the workplace, using nonprescription artificial tears, and/or changing the position of the computer screen can help.

  • Treating a Minor Sports Injury

    Whether it's a twisted ankle, a shin splint or a strained muscle, when should you see a doctor for a sports injury?

  • Managing Work-Related Stress

    It's not the job that creates stress, it's the way a person responds to the urgencies and demands of each workplace environment that makes them stressed or energized.

  • How to Stay Healthy at Work

    Here are measures you can take to protect yourself from the flu at the office.

  • Bullying on the Job

    You may find bullying on the playground or in your child's classroom. But what about in your office? About 1 in 4 American workers have been bullied on the job.