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4 Steps for Businesses to Prepare for a Disaster, by Lisa Smith, Team Rubicon

4 Steps for Businesses to Prepare for a Disaster, by Lisa Smith, Team Rubicon

Did you know that 40-60% of small businesses don’t reopen after a disaster? To avoid being part of this statistic, there are a few basic steps a business of any size can take to be better prepared for an emergency or disaster. Your friendly disaster expert in Arvada, Lisa Smith, shares some tools and steps to prepare yourself, your company and your employees when that inevitable bad day comes along. 

Mothers’ Milk Bank Fully Operational To Meet The Needs Of Fragile Babies |  By Christine Patoff, Rocky Mountain Children’s Health Foundation

Mothers’ Milk Bank Fully Operational To Meet The Needs Of Fragile Babies | By Christine Patoff, Rocky Mountain Children’s Health Foundation

The dangerous pandemic sweeping the planet may have an immeasurable impact on its newest residents.  Messages about the safety of breastfeeding can be confusing and some hospitals are instituting separation rules for new mothers who have shown signs of or tested positively for COVID-19. Human milk is a baby’s best first food and milk banks are in a key position to help fill the gap, providing essential nourishment for newborns if their own mother’s milk is not available.