Tag: Water

Cómo lavar frutas y verduras

Cómo lavar frutas y verduras

“Ninguno de nuestros alimentos es estéril; siempre hay microorganismos, pero hay ciertos tipos de bacterias que, en caso de ser ingeridas, provocan enfermedades”, explica Erin DiCaprio, especialista asistente de extensión cooperativa en seguridad alimentaria comunitaria de la Universidad de California, campus Davis. “Por lo tanto, el lavado es una de

Ola de calor: cómo estar fresco y a salvo

Ola de calor: cómo estar fresco y a salvo

El calor extremo del verano se está extendiendo por grandes regiones de Norteamérica, lo que aumenta el riesgo de sufrir padecimientos relacionados con las altas temperaturas como la insolación y el agotamiento por calor. A continuación, ofrecemos algunos consejos de expertos para mantenernos frescos durante el calor, incluso sin usar

How to Stay Cool in a Heat Wave

How to Stay Cool in a Heat Wave

Extreme summer heat is blanketing large swaths of North America, increasing the risk for heat-related illnesses including heat stroke and heat exhaustion. Read on for tips from experts on how to stay cool during the swelter — even without air conditioning. Avoid heat–related illness Staying cool and hydrating often are

How to Wash Fruits and Vegetables

How to Wash Fruits and Vegetables

By and large, the American food supply is quite safe, but food safety specialists keep their eyes on certain pathogens, both bacteria and viruses, that have been associated with dangerous outbreaks tied to produce. For example, E. coli O157:H7, a bacterium found in the intestines of cattle and other animals,

How to Keep Children Safe Around Water and Prevent Drowning

How to Keep Children Safe Around Water and Prevent Drowning

As children get older, the patterns change, but drowning remains a major risk. And the most important messages for older children involve swimming lessons with water safety competence as an essential life skill to be taught to all children; there are notable disparities in access to swimming lessons, and drowning

COVID-19 ADVICES

Wear a mask, get COVID-19 vaccine, stay at least 6 feet apart, avoid crowds, and wash your hands to protect against COVID-19.

 

It’s critical to keep taking precautions to prevent COVID-19. Use masks to slow the spread.
COVID-19 vaccines are effective at protecting you from getting sick. Based on what we know about COVID-19 vaccines, people who have been fully vaccinated can start to do some things that they had stopped doing because of the pandemic.
We’re still learning how vaccines will affect the spread of COVID-19. After you’ve been fully vaccinated against COVID-19, you should keep taking precautions in public places like wearing a mask, staying 6 feet apart from others, and avoiding crowds and poorly ventilated spaces until we know more.

For more information, Please refer to the CDC.