4th and 5th grade teachers... A complete detailed lesson plan with opening activities, nonfiction text, and closing activity. All printables included for an engaging health lesson on communicable and non-communicable diseases! Already have a curriculum? This printable brochure would be a great support activity in a literacy station or as homework! ~Literacy Loves Company $
John Bergman our chiropractor talks about the real truth about non communicable diseases like cancer, heart disease, high blood pressure, cholesterol and more!
Speaking of candy and sweets tonight did you know that there is a bubblegum in development to clean your teeth? 'Sweet Bites' was a social innovation contest entry for 'Solving Non-Communicable Disease in the Urban Slum.' This Xylitol-based sweet would be given to children in underdeveloped countries for a cost that would be sustainable for their population. How SWEET is that?! #innovation #philanthropy #technology #sustainability #halloween #sweets #science c/o Fast Company…
"Russian roulette" - Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cardiovascular disease, cancer, respiratory disease, diabetes, etc. kill much more people than the "scary" diseases we hear about in the media (such as E.bola or Bird Flu)
Heart disease and stroke are a few ailments usually linked to high blood pressure, but memory loss has also identified as one of the signs of the non-communicable disease.