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Posted on: October 2, 2019

FLU VACCINE AVAILABLE AT THE LENAWEE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

(Adrian, MI) The Lenawee County Health Department is now offering flu vaccine to everyone 6 months and up, including high dose flu vaccine for 65 years and older.  Influenza is a very contagious respiratory illness that claims the lives of many c...

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

breast cancer awareness month

We would like to share a few risk factors with you regarding breast cancer. These risk factors include: a family history of breast or ovarian cancer, high breast tissue density, high-dose radiation to chest, never having given birth, having a child over t...

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Posted on: October 12, 2019

The Lenawee County Health Department is on social media!

“Like” us on Facebook, http://tinyurl.com/mhaatt3, or follow us on Twitter, https://twitter.com/lenaweehd

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Safe Food Handling Education Classes

food safety

Anyone interested in safe food handling and anyone working in a facility licensed by the Lenawee County Health Department is required to have a current Food Handler Education Card. The next class is October 16 at 9:30am. Pre-registration is recommended. F...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

The Veggie Mobile

Veggie Mobile

The Lenawee Health Network and ProMedica Bixby Hospital have partnered with local farmers markets and local producers to bring nutritious and fresh produce to our community from The Veggie Mobile! For more information, please visit http://lenaweeveggiemob...

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Posted on: October 6, 2019

National Bullying Prevention Month

bullying awareness month

It's National Bullying Prevention Month! The end of bullying begins with you. Visit www.pacer.org/bullying/nbpm/ to register your school or organization as a Champion Against Bullying, add your name to the digital "The End of Bullying Begins With Me&...

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Health Department
Posted on: October 5, 2019

Finding the Right Words For Better Health

what is health literacy

October is Health Literacy Month! You can "Be a Health Literacy Hero". For information on health literacy and things YOU can do to help these Health Literacy Heroes, visit www.healthliteracymonth.org

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Health Department
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Navigation Program

breast and cervical screening

Lenawee County Health Department offers FREE breast and cervical screenings and mammograms for those who are ages 40-64 and who meet the guidelines. To find out more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 517-264-5226, option 2.

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Food Safety Tips

tips to prep food safely

Be a tailgating champion and keep your food safe this football season!  For some awesome food safety tips, visit: http://www.homefoodsafety.org/cook/tailgating

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Do 1 Thing

power outage

 Do 1 Thing every month to prepare for emergencies. This month's goal is to safely meet your basic needs during an electrical outage. Do your kids know where to find flashlights in a power outage, and do you have extra batteries?

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