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Activities: Purdue University School of Nursing

Title

Purdue University School of Nursing

Site

26

Organization

Purdue University School of Nursing

Description

Purdue's School of Nursing is taking health and making it fun. All ages can participate in hands-on health-related activities. Free crafts, snacks, and health information will be provided.
  • Feeling stressed? Take a mental vacation. Join us for free head massages, a sampling of relaxing lotions and teas, information about the different types of stress, and a take-home pamphlet.
  • Learn how to decrease your waist circumference. Get a free, healthy snack, plus educational diet handouts and a tape measure you can take home to continue to monitor your health.
  • Get into the Bone Zone - Learn about nutrition and bone health for all ages from Mr. Funny Bones. Enjoy a free bone-healthy snack and watch our simulation.
  • Find out your blood pressure. We will provide screenings and education for anyone 3 or older. We also have free face painting for kids.
  • Do you feel safe in your home? Talk with a firefighter, color a safety page, and get your children fit for proper helmets.
  • Kids need their ZZZs. Enjoy soothing bedtime music and see what your bedroom should look like for a better night's sleep. Learn about sleep requirements for all ages, sudden infant death syndrome, sleep apnea, and behavioral and cognitive disorders in children.
  • Learn the importance of childhood mental health. Promote positve self-image through fun crafts and activities like finger painting and puppets.
  • Don't sit. Get fit.See how easy it is to incorporate fitness into your life with information about local fitness in the community.
  • Join us in our fight to kick butts and pledge to quit smoking today. See Lou Wheeze with her normal lung and smoker's lung. Spin a wheel to learn more information about smoking and smokeless tobacco.
  • Test your hand washing skills and sink the germs in our beanbag toss.

Day

Both days

Other Areas

Other activities at Site 35

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Created at 9/20/2012 4:44 PM by Haghighi, Nina
Last modified at 9/20/2012 4:44 PM by Haghighi, Nina