Schools to get training in Mental Health First Aid
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Schools to get training in Mental Health First Aid

PHOTO COURTESY TPARADIS/PIXABAYNew Jersey is allocating $6 million to help train teachers to recognize when students may be experiencing a mental health crisis, and how to help. By ERIN ROLLroll@montclairlocal.news On Feb. 11, Gov. Phil Murphy announced that the state will set aside $6 million to fund teachers from public, private schools, colleges and universities […]

Vaping prevention program reduces electronic cigarette use in schools - Medical News Bulletin
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Vaping prevention program reduces electronic cigarette use in schools – Medical News Bulletin

Results from a recent research study show that introducing a vaping prevention program to middle schools has reduced the number of students vaping. Vaping has been declared a public health crisis as the number of students choosing to smoke electronic cigarettes rises. Between 2017 and 2018 electronic cigarette use increased by 78% in high school […]