Wellness Highlights

World Nature Conservation Day: Learning to protect the future

The Earth is our home, regardless of what country we live in or what our individual houses are like. This July 28th, we celebrate the 2020 World Nature Conservation Day to focus our efforts on preserving our natural environment and keeping our home, Earth, healthy. The future of our society depends on a healthy…

Migraine & Headache Awareness Month: 5 Things You Might Not Know About Migraines

June is Migraine & Headache Awareness Month! We’re sharing helpful info in this month’s blog posts, both for sufferers of migraines and their loved ones.  There are lots of misconceptions about migraines that people encounter. The biggest misconception is that they are “just a bad headache.” We hope you’ll read on to learn why…

National Safety Month: Staying Safe In Your Environment

June is National Safety Month! Nutrien takes the safety of our partners into consideration for every element of our operations. We want your safety to go beyond your workplace, too!  National Safety Month was established in 1996 to increase awareness of the leading safety and health risks and ultimately decrease the number of unintentional…

Getting Help When You’re Feeling Low

If you’re reading this and struggling with suicidal thoughts, the National Suicidal Prevention Lifeline is available to you 24/7. It’s free and confidential: 1-800-273-8255. For international resources, visit IASP.info  Everyone experiences loss and hardship in their lives. Whether it’s a job loss, the passing of a loved one, or worry over the future, the…

Nutrien Employee Health and Fitness Month

When we first planned on celebrating Employee Health and Fitness Month for our May 2020 entries, we had no idea that we were going to be facing a global pandemic. While we are always focused on wellness on the Nutrien Health Blog, we are especially grateful to have this platform to help our Nutrien…

Observing Public Health Awareness Week in Our Everyday Life

During the month of April, the healthcare industry celebrates Public Health Awareness Week. This year’s awareness week is scheduled April 6-12, and it seems like there’s never been a brighter spotlight on public health.  With the recent spread of COVID-19 through hundreds of countries, the importance of our public health system is being showcased….

5 Doctors’ Recommendations To Avoid Illness

It’s been stressed on the news recently that we should take extra measures to avoid spreading illness. Here are the top 5 recommendations gathered from doctors for stopping germs in their tracks.  Treat your body well with adequate sleep and healthy foods. This boosts your immune system and makes it harder for cold &…

3 Ways Daylight Savings Time Shows You Need More Sleep

When you look at the numbers behind Daylight Savings Time, there’s a pretty good reason to believe we all need to go to bed earlier. You might not be excited about losing that hour of sleep thanks to Daylight Savings Time, which will begin on March 8th this year, but there’s actually a lot…

Spring Cleaning Tips To Deep Clean Your House

Some quick tips to help you in your endeavor to deep clean your house!   Clean Room by Room The best way to start is to completely clean a room and then move on to the next, rather than completing a single chore through the entire house. This will help keep you organized and…