<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=223160948282560&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">

Skyscape Blog

High-school vaping is up by 78%, and the FDA is taking action

Posted by Nursing Educator on Nov 27, 2018 12:11:45 PM

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has moved to limit the sales of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) to youth.[1] The new laws sequester electronic nicotine delivery systems in stores, requiring retailers to keep these products in areas inaccessible to teenagers. Effectively, this bans e-cigarette sales in convenience stores and gas stations, but not in specialty stores.

Read More

Tags: e-cigarettes, Highschoolers, Tobacco, Teenagers, FDA, Vaping, smoking, Youth, Media Literacy

Breaking down the stigma around diabetes

Posted by Nursing Educator on Nov 16, 2018 3:11:35 PM

When was the last time you heard a “diabeetus” joke? The answer is likely all too recent. Type 2 Diabetes is an extremely stigmatized condition — the majority of Type 2 diabetes patients report feeling stigma.[1] The public perceives Type 2 diabetes as a self-inflicted disease, worthy of derision. Unfortunately, some healthcare professionals also feel this way.

Read More

Tags: diabetes, patient, Diagnosis, stigma, Youth, lifestyle

Check out this week's Featured App on sale now!

5minclin.png
download on app store.png
googleplaydownload.png

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all