Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Equip them Well - Protect your kids from MRSA

With fall sports in full swing, equipment cleanliness and item-sharing on and off the field may get overlooked between carpools, homework and bedtime.  But, skin infections like MRSA, a potentially life threatening antibiotic resistant Staph infection, are the cause of 56 percent of all infectious disease outbreaks in competitive sports in the U.S

It’s important that as parents and coaches we do our part to help prevent the spread of MRSA.  You can begin by getting involved in the Equip them Well program through three simple steps – collect, disinfect, donate.

I couldn't have said that better myself.  Please take the time to watch this video, the information is so important.

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Hollywood Glamorous said...

Following back. Thanks for following Hollywood Glamorous, due to my failed immune system I tend to get reoccurring MRSA infections. Thanks for touching on a deadly topic.