Health

“EYE CARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | June 15, 2022

Sunglasses are very important for protecting your eyes from harmful sunrays. Although sunglasses are not just a fashion accessory, they should provide protection to your eyes to prevent common eye conditions such as dry eye syndrome and cataracts. Sunglasses are not just for adults, kids are also advised to wear sunglasses because they tend to be outdoors in direct sunlight … Continue reading ““EYE CARE” FOR YOU”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | May 25, 2022

Your children will be out of school soon. Already, kids are spending more time on computers and computer devices than ever before. Some kids may be vacationing this summer, while others will continue to spend a lot of time watching tv, playing video games, or on the computer/phone for hours each day. As parents, you may wonder if too much … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU”

“EYE CARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | April 27, 2022

Already, many of us love this season, but dread going outdoors. Allergy season is here! Pollen is elevating to an all-time high. This is evident by the yellow dust on our cars. Many people suffer from allergies all year, while others have symptoms only at certain times. Prescription medications and allergy shots are often required to relieve many symptoms of … Continue reading ““EYE CARE” FOR YOU”

“EYE CARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | April 13, 2022

Already, many of us love this season, but dread going outdoors. Allergy season is here! Tree pollen is elevating, and this is clearly evident by the yellow dust on our cars. If you are allergic to tree pollen, you may not be feeling your best these days, but hang in there… Soon, the tree pollen will diminish as other allergens … Continue reading ““EYE CARE” FOR YOU”

Health Departments Offer Free STD Screenings in April

By Savannah Tribune | March 30, 2022

Health departments around the Coastal Health District will offer free, confidential screenings for sexually transmitted diseases (STD) in April in observance of STD Awareness Month. About 1 in 5 people have an STD and half of all new STD cases are in young people between the ages of 15 and 24. “We really want to raise awareness about STDs and … Continue reading “Health Departments Offer Free STD Screenings in April”