Category Archive: Napoli Shkolnik News

Napoli Shkolnik News

More States Move to Ban or Limit Access to Vaping Products

More States Move to Ban or Limit Access to Vaping Products

| Napoli Shkolnik News
You have heard and likely seen firsthand the far-reaching effects of the vaping craze. What started off as a novelty thing that only a small niche percentage of the population was interested in has now come to be one of the biggest crazes to hit today. Vaping has taken over and has exploded into a…Read the article
A Guide to Halloween Safety for Parents and Kids

A Guide to Halloween Safety for Parents and Kids

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Excitement fills the autumn air for everyone around this time of year. Halloween begins the holiday season, and whether you’re giving candy or getting candy this year, we all play a part in ensuring that this Halloween is safe and fun. The average number of fatalities annually on October 31st is nearly double the average…Read the article
The 2019 to 2020 Flu Season Has Begun

The 2019 to 2020 Flu Season Has Begun

| Napoli Shkolnik News
It’s finally Fall! ‘Tis the season of pumpkin spice, sweaters, and…the flu. You are probably already preparing for Halloween, but are you prepared for the fever, sore throat, and body aches? The October 2019 to May 2020 flu season could be a severe one. It has already resulted in hospitalizations and the death of a…Read the article
Couple Loses $12K in Airbnb Scam

Couple Loses $12K in Airbnb Scam

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Denise and Ian Feltham paid thousands of dollars for a dream vacation rental which did not exist. The law protects victims like these, and that protection often comes from some unexpected places. The couple responded to an Airbnb ad for a vacation rental in Spain. But the person who posted the ad apparently harvested pictures…Read the article
Breast Cancer Mammograms for High-Risk Men

Breast Cancer Mammograms for High-Risk Men

| Napoli Shkolnik News
A recent study determined that mammograms are more successful at discovering breast cancer in high risk men than in average risk women. This study was groundbreaking as it is the first study on mammography for men. This study is crucial as male breast cancer has not received the same attention and research as women breast…Read the article
NYC Nail Salon Workers: Changes in an Abusive Industry

NYC Nail Salon Workers: Changes in an Abusive Industry

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Earlier this month, the New York Nail Salon (NYC) Workers Association organized a speak-out protesting on-going abuses against salon workers in front of New York City chain Envy Nails’s Bronx location. Around 40 women showed up and spoke out against the injustices they face as salon workers, single mothers, and immigrants. They told stories of…Read the article
Fast Food, Teens and Depression

Fast Food, Teens and Depression

| Napoli Shkolnik News
You Are What You Eat High sodium and low potassium diets may contribute to teenage depression, according to a new study. This finding may impact both patients and providers. Such a diet indicates many processed foods and few fresh fruits and vegetables. Researchers at the University of Alabama-Birmingham found a conclusive link between depression and…Read the article
Hurricane Preparedness: Tips, Facts, To-Dos

Hurricane Preparedness: Tips, Facts, To-Dos

| Napoli Shkolnik News
While forecasting tools have come a long way and we have much better methods for predicting hurricane paths, which keep improving year after year, people are still at great risk from the ferocity of tropical storms and hurricanes. One major risk is due to the fact that people continue to build along the coastline in…Read the article
What You Need to Know About Insurance Fraud

What You Need to Know About Insurance Fraud

| Napoli Shkolnik News
“Insurance fraud occurs when an insurance company, agent, adjuster or consumer commits a deliberate deception in order to obtain an illegitimate gain. It can occur during the process of buying, using, selling or underwriting insurance. Insurance fraud may fall into different categories from individuals committing fraud against consumers to individuals committing fraud against insurance companies.…Read the article
Having a Safe and Fun Time at a Campground

Having a Safe and Fun Time at a Campground

| Napoli Shkolnik News
Many families enjoy camping out during the warm weather months, and if you are planning on a trip to the campground, there are many tips that you can follow to ensure your safety during a fun-filled adventure in the great outdoors! From food to fire to activities to travel it is important to do everything…Read the article