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Food Safety Alert: E. coli Infections

Food Safety Alert: E. coli Infections

The CDC is advising that U.S. consumers not eat any romaine lettuce, and retailers and restaurants not serve or sell any, until they can learn more about an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce. This investigation is ongoing and ...

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Delta Dental: Easing Kids’ Dental Fears

Delta Dental: Easing Kids’ Dental Fears

Parents and caregivers share an important role in creating positive dental experiences for children. While it’s perfectly normal for kids to be fearful of dental visits, there are ways to help them feel more comfortable, and in turn, help them ...

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Optum Support Hotline: Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Optum Support Hotline: Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

Optum is offering a free emotional support helpline for individuals impacted by the recent Synagogue shooting tragedy on October 27 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Optum’s public toll-free help line number, 866-342-6892, will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week ...

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2019 Full-time Benefits Open Enrollment

2019 Full-time Benefits Open Enrollment

2019 Full-time Open Enrollment NOW CLOSED Attention all full-time employees: Open Enrollment for 2019 benefits closed on Friday, October 26, 2018 If you have questions, please feel free to contact a member of the Benefits team at 1-800-347-4348 or benefits@discounttire.com. REMINDERS: ...

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October 27: National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

October 27: National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Do you know about proper medication safety, storage and disposal? To help protect your loved ones, leftover or unused medications should be disposed of as soon as possible, especially drugs that can be highly addictive or have a high likelihood of ...

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UPDATE: Hurricane Florence Affected Areas

UPDATE: Hurricane Florence Affected Areas

UPDATE 9-19-2018, 4:10 p.m. EDT: Your Discount Tire Family is here to support you. As of this update, all of our people are accounted for and safe. Hurricane Florence has had some impact to stores in North Carolina, South Carolina and ...

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GuidanceResources: Back to School Prep

GuidanceResources: Back to School Prep

The end of summer signals the beginning of a new school year and a return to the classroom for kids everywhere. No matter which grade your child is entering, it is important to prepare properly for this annual transition. Here are some ...

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Immunizations

Immunizations

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. Does my child need vaccines? According to the National Public Health Information Coalition (NPHIC), vaccines give parents the power to protect their children from serious diseases. One of the most important things a parent can do to protect their child’s ...

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Organic Dos and Don’ts

Organic Dos and Don’ts

When it comes to our regular trips to the grocery store, we’ve all heard that buying organic is the healthier option. If you purchased organic, you quickly realized that the organic sticker comes at a higher price than the non-organic ...

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GuidanceResources: Suicide Awareness

GuidanceResources: Suicide Awareness

Recent news of celebrity suicides has heightened concern and generated interest in learning more about this important subject. Newly published research reveals that suicide rates have dramatically increased in the last decade. Suicide is a profoundly disturbing event and many ...

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