UNDERSTANDING COVID-19 & HOW YOU CAN COMBAT IT

IN DECEMBER 2019, THE CHINESE AUTHORITIES NOTIFIED THE WORLD THAT A VIRUS WAS SPREADING THROUGH THEIR COMMUNITIES. IN THE FOLLOWING MONTHS, IT SPREAD WORLDWIDE, WITH THE NUMBER OF CASES DOUBLING WITHIN DAYS. THIS VIRUS IS THE SEVERE ACUTE RESPIRATORY SYNDROME-RELATED CORONAVIRUS 2 (SARS-COV-2) THAT CAUSES THE DISEASE COVID-19. IN THE EARLY DAYS OF THE OUTBREAK,…

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CORONAVIRUS ( COVID-19 )

According to the World Health Organization (WHO) disinfectants such as Vital OxideTM can kill the virus on surfaces making it no longer possible to infect people. PRESS RELEASE As health authorities and healthcare institutions worldwide are working to prevent the spread of the Wuhan Coronavirus (COVID-19), personal protection and surface disinfection will play critical roles.…

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INFLUENZA : WHAT PARENTS NEED TO KNOW

I’M A MOM TO A BRIGHT AND ADVENTUROUS YOUNG TODDLER AND I TRY TO DO EVERYTHING I CAN TO KEEP HIM HAPPY AND HEALTHY EVERY DAY. BUT DURING COLD AND FLU SEASON, I’M ON HIGH ALERT, AND FOR GOOD REASON. ACCORDING TO A RECENT REPORT, THE 2019-2020 COLD AND FLU SEASON HAS BEEN ONE OF…

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TIS THE SEASON TO PREPARE FOR COLD & FLU

THE FALL AND WINTER MONTHS ARE MY FAVORITE TIME OF YEAR. COOLER WEATHER, PUMPKIN PATCHES, PUMPKIN PIE, PUMPKIN SPICE LATTES (OK, YOU CAUGHT ME… I’M A SUCKER FOR ALL THINGS PUMPKIN!), HALLOWEEN COSTUMES, FAMILY GET-TOGETHERS, HOLIDAY SHOPPING, THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS, AND NEW YEAR’S EVE. WHAT’S NOT TO LOVE? WELL, MY LEAST FAVORITE PART OF THIS FESTIVE…

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How to get rid of bacteria and mold in children’s spaces?

Clean children toys

There is not a room in your home more important to keep clean than where your children play and sleep. Great care is needed when using any kind of cleaning products around young children as their immune systems are not fully developed and compromised. Our goal is to keep chemicals to safely eliminate and not introduce…

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Bacteria in Playgrounds

Bacteria in playgrounds

You pull into the McDonald’s, starving children in tow with enough energy after a day at school to power the Hoover Dam. You quickly decide it might be a good idea to eat in and let the kids play on the playground to burn off a little steam. Warning: The playground at your local fast…

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5 Hotspots for Summer Germs (and How to Keep Them at Bay)

Family at beach

Summer has officially begun, giving many children (and adults) reason to celebrate, like more freedom for fun in the sun and travel. With school being out, you may find relief thinking fewer germs and illness will be spread around and affect your family. While that may be true in some respects, there are many summer…

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Beating Back-to-School Germs

Back to school germs

It’s almost that time of year again, kids are getting ready to head back to school. Amid the excitement of the new school year and the return of routine after a long summer holiday, it’s easy to forget about the downside to children spending a lot of time together indoors: exposure to omnipresent viruses, bacteria,…

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