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Beware, Tick & Mosquito Season is here!

Ahhh, warm sunny days. Boo! That means ticks and mosquitoes. Keep yourself protected, take a look at the video below. There are more great videos available at: www.mass.gov, click on Health & Safety, type the word ticks in the search … Continue reading

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Grade 9 Posture Screening

According to Massachusetts state law c. 71 s. 57 high school students in grade 9 are to have their posture screened.  During the school year students in grade 9 have the opportunity to have their posture checked by the school … Continue reading

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Grade 10 Health Screenings

During the school year grade 10 students are given the opportunity to have a physical examination conducted by the school physician. A letter is sent home with the student near the beginning of the school year every fall describing what … Continue reading

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Tanning Your Hide

Good news, summer is around the corner! A lot of people like to visit the tanning salon to get a jump start on their summer glow. Bad idea. Both indoor and outside tanning can cause permanent damage to your skin … Continue reading

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