The Jenna Green Foundation provides resources to students to help them excel in academics, community service, & extracurricular activities. We motivate and support students with disabilities who want to further their education. We also provide resources to parents and teachers who interact with students with illnesses. Feel free to explore our website.
This October, Jenna Green Foundation, is proud to participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point.
The good news is that many women can survive breast cancer if it’s found and treated early.
If you are a woman age 40 to 49, talk with your doctor about when to start getting mammograms and ...Read Full Post »
It is October! We are celebrating more than just pumpkins and goblins! We are bringing awareness to Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Here are 10 facts to get you started with Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
1. Each year in the United States, more than 200,000 women get breast cancer and more than 40,000 women die from the diseas...Read Full Post »
The National Weather Service and National Oceaniz and Atmospheric Administration together have provided an opportunity for all people to be able to understand the weather much better through online classes which are FREE!
" This site is designed to help educators, emergency managers, or anyone interested in learning about weather and weather safety" - NOAA
Here is the link http://www.srh.noaa.gov/jetstream/
We want you to be safe during the Holidays with some food safety tips to keep you and your family safe!
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provides some holiday food safety tips. Here are a few:
Congratulations to our October 2015 Monthly School Supplies Contest Winners, Ms. Laura Shultheiss.
Our Virginia winner teaches 5th Grade at Highland Spring Elementary School won a variety of supplies to share with her students. Her main goal is to help her students raise their reading levels, math co...Read Full Post »
Here are 10 facts about Psoriasis
Today is World Psoriasis Day, a day to recognize people with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis. World Psoriasis Days is aimed to raise awareness on a condition that needs to be taken more seriously. (World Psoriasis)
World Psoriasis Day was founded in 2004. Each year...Read Full Post »
I feel like Health Literacy is so important for patients to make the best decision possible for their health. I think it is especially important for Healthcare Professionals to keep this in mind when speaking to students transitioning from highschool to college or just transitioning to adulthood. Many children can take comfort in knowing that their parents or parental guirdian can make decisions for them. Kids don't have to worry about taking care of themselves or worrying ab...Read Full Post »
Check out the following websites for more information on Health Literacy:Read Full Post »
When possible, Healthcare Professionals should try to use plain language instead of medical jargon so that patients are able to understand the information given to them and be able to make the best decisions possible for their health and wellbeing.
According to PlainLanguage.gov, Plain language (also called Plain English) is communication your audience can understand the first time they read or hear it. Language that is plain to one set of readers may not be plain to others. Written ma...Read Full Post »