Almost everyone knows someone who has diabetes. An estimated 20.8 million people in the United States—7.0 percent of the population—have diabetes, a serious, lifelong condition. Of those, 14.6 million have been diagnosed, and 6.2 million have not yet been diagnosed. In 2005, about 1.5 million people aged 20 or older were diagnosed with diabetes.
When a baby's on the way, moms-to-be are often overwhelmed by advice and warnings from family, friends and even strangers. But perhaps the most important advice is to stay as healthy as possible before and during your pregnancy.
SHAQ, the Student Health Advisory Quorum, is selling pedometers, to help you keep track of the number of steps and miles that you are walking. There is even a conversion to see how many calories you are burning!
The features of the AdVantage 5-function Pedometer include:
If so, SHAQ might be just what you are looking for!
The Student Health Advisory Quorum (SHAQ), a registered student group comprised of peer health educators, promotes safe exercise through sales of low cost bike helmets, lights, locks, other cycling accessories, pedometers, plus helmets for skiing/snowboarding & skateboarding/rollerblading. Proceeds from the sales of these health and safety products benefit SHAQ.
The WRC contains a vast collection of educational materials, including brochures on a wide variety of health-related topics. It is a great place to find out information about a health concern or meet with a health educator for a one-on-one consult.