Las Vegas Urban League WIC Offers Helpful Advice During April Air Quality Awareness Month

As we turn the calendar to the Spring months,  Shannon Johnson is here to remind families about the dangers of air blown pollutants indoors and outdoors. “Improving indoor air quality is of primary importance as warmer spring and summer temperatures approach,” Shannon Johnson, Clinic Coordinator of the Flamingo East Office of Las Vegas Urban League WIC,…

Las Vegas Urban League WIC: A Valuable Resource During March National Nutrition Month

LaWanda Torres is enthusiastic about health and wellness. She works hard to spread the word to young families. “We are very passionate about health, wellness and hospitality,” Lawanda Torres, Clinic Coordinator Flamingo West Campus said. “Nutrition and physical activity are an equally important part of a well-rounded healthy and balanced lifestyle. Nutrition is vital for…

WIC Offers Parents Guidelines For Newborns

Guidelines On How To Keep Newborns Safe During Naps and Nighttime Sleep The beginning of the year marks “Infant Safe Sleep Awareness” month, and the staff at the Nevada Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Education Centers Program has some important fundamentals parents should follow in ensuring their newborns remain healthy and safe during sleep…