Covid Crankiness? You’re not alone…

Covid Crankiness? You’re not alone…

As our lives have been impacted by a whole range of direct and indirect consequences of COVID-19, we have grown weary, irritable even, at the mere mention of the topic. We are living in a world with constantly changing rules and recommendations and many of us are sick...
Job-ercise

Job-ercise

Having a job that consists of computer work and sitting at a desk throughout your workday can make it difficult to be active. Our bodies are made to move and it is known that physical activity is beneficial to both physical and mental health. Here are some simple but...
National Drug Court Month

National Drug Court Month

A courtroom is not a place where you expect to find scenes of celebration and tears of joy. Unless, of course, it’s a drug court. This May, drug courts throughout Wisconsin will join more than 4,000 programs nationwide in celebrating National Drug Court Month....
Tools 2 Thrive: Mental Health Month

Tools 2 Thrive: Mental Health Month

We are familiar with viruses like the common cold and the flu, the coronavirus (COVID-19) is new and presents a situation that none of us could have imagined a few short months ago. The outbreak of COVID-19 may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease...
E-Cigarettes Explained

E-Cigarettes Explained

A recent CDC study found that 99% of the electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) sold in assessed venues in the United States contained nicotine. Nicotine is the highly addictive drug in cigarettes, cigars, and other tobacco products. Using nicotine in adolescence can...
Nutrition Facts Label Changes 2020

Nutrition Facts Label Changes 2020

Take a look at the nutrition facts label on your breakfast cereal. Do you notice anything different? On January 1, 2020 manufacturers with $10 million or more in annual sales were required to switch to a new (updated) label. Smaller manufacturers have a little more...