To the Editor — May 13, 2015

May 12, 2015

Student sleep

Help make school start times later

Issaquah has joined the national Start School Later movement, where health care professionals, sleep scientists, educators, economists, legislators, parents and students are united in their concern that early school start times for teenagers are a major factor contributing to the widespread sleep deprivation facing teens, and that this constitutes a significant public health concern.

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State names Issaquah as green school leader

April 28, 2015

The Washington state schools superintendent’s office named the Issaquah School District as its Green School District Leader, according to an April 22 news release.

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New Public Health blog tells health stories

January 27, 2015

Public Health – Seattle & King County has launched Public Health Insider, a blog telling timely, behind-the-scenes stories from inside the health department.

Recent content from Public Health Insider includes posts such as “Making sense of this season’s flu vaccine,” an interview with Dr. Jeff Duchin, interim health officer and chief of Communicable Disease Epidemiology and Immunizations.

Subscribe via email by clicking on the subscription link on the front page under the logo: http://publichealthinsider.com. You also can follow the blog as a WordPress user.

Issaquah Sammamish Health and Safety Fair 2013

February 3, 2013

Register for next year’s Health and Safety fair