Injury Prevention: A Focus on Ticks, Mushrooms and Falls

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Gayle Finkelstein is a Poison Outreach Coordinator with the Northern New England Poison Center of the University of Vermont Medical Center. Chrissy Keating is an Injury Prevention/Safe Kids Vermont Coordinator with the Trauma Service of the University of Vermont Medical Center. They discuss how Safe Kids Vermont and the Northern New England Poison Center have joined forces to focus on injury prevention throughout the year.

The first segment provides tips to prevent mushroom poisoning and tick-borne illnesses, then attention turns to the prevention of falls. Falls do not have to be a normal part of aging. September 22-28 is Falls Prevention week and we offer tips for prevention and resources that are available in your community.

https://www.safekids.org/coalition/safe-kids-vermont

https://www.nnepc.org

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  • Production Date: 09/17/2018
  • Catalog Number: none
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  • Series: none
  • Length: *0:15:02
  • Town: Burlington
  • Geography: Vermont
  • Event Type: General
  • Content Type: Other

Airtimes

1 Thursday September 20, 2018 at 6:40 PM
2 Friday September 21, 2018 at 6:10 AM
3 Friday September 21, 2018 at 12:10 PM
4 Sunday September 23, 2018 at 10:40 PM
5 Monday September 24, 2018 at 3:40 AM
6 Monday September 24, 2018 at 9:40 AM
7 Thursday September 27, 2018 at 9:40 PM
8 Friday September 28, 2018 at 2:40 AM
9 Friday September 28, 2018 at 8:40 AM

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Aidan White

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