Like many holidays, Christmas can be a challenge for those on the autism spectrum. Holidays often disrupt routines and bring an array of new foods, sounds and smells – all of which can be overwhelming or distressing for individuals with autism. By planning ahead, you can help your child have an enjoyable holiday.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea, More than Just a Sleeping Disorder
Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) can do more to your body than just wake you up in the middle of the night. OSA is the most common sleep-related breathing disorder. It is caused by repetitive episodes of apnea – repeated breaks in airflow.
Having highly trained and educated nurses is a priority at Freeman Health System. The Nursing Education Fund is available to eligible Freeman nurses who want to further their nursing education. Money from the fund can be used for advancing a degree, a specialty certification (which can help an RN achieve a higher level in TAPP), healthcare projects or conferences that may be too expensive to attend without assistance.