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Better Air in School Matters

Better Air in School Matters

Children together in spaces such as classrooms and childcare centers allow for the rapid spread of bacteria and viruses. Children breathe in more oxygen relative to their body weight than adults, making them vulnerable to airborne illness. Many schools and child care...

Tattoo Care

Tattoo Care

How to care for your new tattoo. Tattoos have been considered taboo, culturally celebrated, and even a contemporary rite of passage. Although American culture has embraced tattooing for almost 100 years, the earliest-known tattoos are on the body of Otzi the Iceman,...

Poison Ivy, Poison Sumac, and Poison Oak

Poison Ivy, Poison Sumac, and Poison Oak

Maybe it happened when you were cutting the weeds. Maybe your dog was out in the woods and brushed up against it. Or maybe it was from that jacket you wore during a camping trip last fall. No matter the “how”, the “why” is that the itchy rash (contact dermatitis) you...

TICKS: The Risk is Real

When we think of summertime most of us think of vacations we’d like to go on, holiday cookouts, and swimming. We become proactive about the summertime health concerns: sunburn, allergies, and sports injuries. However, we should not overlook the risk of tickborne...

Gloves for use by Dentists

Gloves for use by Dentists

If you work in the dental services industry you probably know that some people have severe anxiety about having dental work done (36% according to a Adult Dental Health Survey from 2009). One thing your patients shouldn’t fear is whether their dentist or hygienist...

A Day Dedicated to the Memories of Our Heroes

A Day Dedicated to the Memories of Our Heroes

This week Legacy Medical Sales has shared companies with products made in the United States. It’s no surprise that this has been a prelude to Memorial Day. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official...

Food Service Gloves

Food Service Gloves

People who work in the food and beverage industry use disposable gloves on a regular basis to prevent the spread of germs and keep consumables from becoming contaminated. But what many food service workers don't realize is that some types of disposable gloves are more...

Janitorial Industry Gloves

Janitorial Industry Gloves

Employees in janitorial services are in constant contact with harmful chemicals and other hazardous substances. Furthermore, as many as six percent of janitorial workers experience job-related injuries resulting from cleaning chemicals each year — that’s almost...

Manufacturing Industry Gloves

Manufacturing Industry Gloves

Do you work in the chemicals industry, electronics industry, paint and coatings industry, printing and dyeing industry, or various other industrial jobs? These jobs may also include the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, and special packaging industries....

Tattoo Industry Gloves – Protect Yourself and Your Clients

Tattoo Industry Gloves – Protect Yourself and Your Clients

A tattoo business needs to consider cleanliness and safety for themselves and their clients, just as much as they consider artistic skill and abilities. Tattoo shops need to be as clean as any medical clinic or doctor's office. From changing the needle to spraying...