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|Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes||Posted: Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8:34 AM|
|Informational pamphlet explaining basic facts about sudden cardiac death in young athletes|
|BIKE SAFETY||Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
|It is the LAW for all children riding their bikes to school to wear a helmet!!!|
|Immunization Requirements||Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012 at 1:22 PM|
|For ALL immunization requirements please go directly to either the Spragg or the Egg Harbor City Community School tab at the top of this page. Immunization requirements vary from each school depending on your child's age/grade.|
|1 file added by an administrator||Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012 at 1:00 PM|
|Medication Permission form NEW.doc|
|Tracy Torres: Is It A Cold or the Flu?||Posted: Wednesday, November 10, 2010|
The flu and the common cold are both respiratory illnesses that are caused by different viruses. Typically, flu symptoms will make an individual feel worse than the symptoms associated with the common cold.
Flu vs Common Cold: A Guide to Symptoms
Typical Symptoms Flu Cold
Onset of Symptoms sudden slow
Fever high fever none or mild
Exhaustion Level severe mild
Headache yes no
Appetite decreased normal
Muscle Aches yes no
Chills yes no
If you suspect that you or your child has the flu, call your doctor. If your child has the flu, remember he or she will be required to be fever-free for 24 hours without medication before returning to school!
For additional information or questions, please contact your child's school nurse.