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Heat Advisory

Heat Advisory
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
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Buckle Up Phone Down

As we approach this Fourth of July, I hope your travels to and from your
celebrations are...

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Kids and Cars

For Immediate Release:
July 1, 2019
 
Contact:
Amber Rollins, KidsAndCars...

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Sunscreen Safety and Poison Control

Sunscreens are usually only ingested in small amounts since they do not taste good.  If...

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SUN SAFETY TIPS

SKIN CANCER AWARENESS

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national women's health week May 12-18

During National Women’s Health Week, millions of women take steps to
improve their health....

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helping pregnant women and moms

MO HealthNet Plans Create New Transportation Policies to...

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National Heatstroke Prevention Day

National Heatstroke Prevention Day
2018 the deadliest year in US history...

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Avoiding diseases transmitted by ticks and mosquitoes

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - With warmer weather on the way, the Missouri
Department of Health and...

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Today Is World Autism Awareness Day!!

World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) aims to put a spotlight on the hurdles that people with autism ...

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National Public Health Week

Making the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice

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Increase in Influenza A

Attached is CDC Health Advisory, number 419, dated 3/28/2019, entitled, "Influenza Season...

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Get Yourself Tested

GYT: Get Yourself Tested is a campaign encouraging young people to get tested...

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PUMP UP YOUR HEART SMARTS

PUMP UP YOUR HEART SMARTS
 NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SPORTS MEDICINE

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DHSS collects feedback on rulemaking process for medical marijuana program

DHSS collects feedback on rulemaking process for medical marijuana program

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Missouri Poison Center Poison Prevention Week Poster Contest

Missouri Poison Center Poison Prevention Week...

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2018 Officially the Worst Year Ever for Child Hot Car Deaths

NEWS RELEASE
 
Contacts:
Janette Fennell, President & Founder, 415-336-9279...

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National Wear Red Day

Missourians to Kick Off American Heart Month During

National Wear Red Day on Fri.,...

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Smiles of Hope

Attention if anyone is needing dental assistance!

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Cold Temperature Warning

State health department advises Missourians to take precautions against bitter cold temperatures<...

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February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Dunklin County...

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Medication Safety- Benadryl

Benadryl: Description and Uses<...

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COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER PROGRAM INFORMATION

The Southeast Missouri State University Partnership for Community Health Workers was awarded...

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Missouri's Rate of Opioid Deaths Decreasing

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – While the 2017 numbers of opioid related deaths increased from the 2016...

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Keep your Independence Day celebrations safe

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo – As families and friends gather to celebrate the July Fourth holiday it is...

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Tick Season Continues, Use Caution!

DHSS issues statement to stress abundance of caution regarding tick-borne illnesses.

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Summer food Program

Free meals will be served to low-income children at...

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Sun exposure

Travelers spending time outdoors are exposed to the sun's harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays, even on...

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Stay cool, stay hydrated, stay informed

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services is urging everyone to prepare for summer...

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HPV - Human Papillomavirus Updated 5/18


Every year in the United States, HPV causes 32,500 cancers in...

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Ticks: how to protect yourself

Ticks can carry many diseases

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ATTENTION ALL DUNKLIN COUNTY WIC PARTICIPANTS

Effective MAY 13, 2016
Malden WIC Office will be closing on Fridays but will remain open...

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Bee-Wise Immunize!

Dunklin County's program is offered in cooperation with the Missouri Department of Health.

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M Power

M Power is a regional initiative committed to improving the health of those affected by chronic...

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