For a HealthierYou Quarterly E-newsletterFor a HealthierYou is a newly added campaign component. This quarterly e-newsletter is developed by the NASA Occupational Health for the purpose of employee health education and awareness. The pdf can be printed for distribution and/or posted on your Center's employee health resources web page.
2008 HealthierYou CalendarA 12 Month "calendar" where each month provides a health topic, introduces a learning activity and a NASA trivia question. This year's focus is on balancing the many roles and responsibilities to our families, work, the community, and our friends.
Mayo Clinic EmbodyHealth NewslettersMonthly Mayo Clinic EmbodyHealth newsletters are distributed to all Centers. To access these newsletters contact your Center Clinic.
Influenza Vaccination DriveThe Influenza Vaccination Campaign is offered annually at all NASA Centers. Contact your Center Clinic for more information. Generally, the vaccination drive begins in the September/October time frame of each year.
Mayo Clinic EmbodyHealthMayo Clinic EmbodyHealth is an online service purchased through Mayo Clinic for the purpose of health assessment and promotion. The web portal includes a Health Risk Assessment; Ask an Expert, Diseases and Conditions, and Healthful Recipes, to name a few. To access the site, NASA Civil Servants will require a unique identifier to register. This service will be available through January 22, 2008.
The Challenges of Being a CaregiverA new pamphlet, Coping with the Stress of Being a Caregiver, is available from the NASA clinics.
More information on the topic is available at these sites:
- EEOC new guidance: “Unlawful Disparate Treatment of Workers With Care giving Responsibilities” , with a Q&A. As the guidance and the Q&A make clear, "caregiver" is not a new, protected class. However, under certain circumstances, discrimination against a caregiver would constitute unlawful disparate treatment, based on existing protections.
- Stresses of Being a Caregiver
- Handbook for Long Distance Caregivers
- Taking Care of YOU: Self-care for family caregivers
- Work and Elder Care
Skin Cancer: MelanomaPamphlet will be distributed to NASA Clinics. For online information please access: