Meet Nurse Rose Melendez

Nurse Rose MelendezRose Melendez, RN, has more than 24 years of nursing experience and is the director of the Emergency Department and Nursing Administration at Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital. She is a Certified Emergency Room Nurse and Certified Oncology Nurse, as well as a proud mother of three.

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Join Nurse Rose Wednesday mornings at 7:40am as she joins Jerry & Blanca on WGTS 91.9FM to offer helpful tips for your health and well-being.

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April 26: Teens & technology

Most of us who have kids know that teenagers and adolescents seem to constantly be on their phones. In fact, 24% of teens surveyed by Pew Research Center said they’re “almost constantly online” and 92% of teens report going online daily.

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April 19: Play it safe – avoiding sports-related injuries

With spring in full swing, many of us are outdoors more and for people with kids that means spring sports. While your kids want to win the big game, the most important priority is their safety.

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April 12: Spring Clean Your Health: Kick Your Smoking Habit

Spring is a great time to start healthy habits and kick the bad ones! One of the toughest bad habits to kick is smoking.

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April 5: Are You Going Through Menopause?

One health change that causes women a lot of anxiety and discomfort is menopause. This is the point in time when a woman’s menstrual period stops and she can no longer get pregnant.

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March 29: Spring for SIDS

Throughout the spring, many organizations around the U.S. will hold events as part of the Spring for SIDS campaign. This is a national campaign to raise awareness of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome – or SIDS.

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