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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Radon Test Kits

radon test kit

REMINDER: Radon test kits are available for FREE through the month of January at the Lenawee County Health Department.

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Handwashing

handwashing

Did you know that clean hands prevent the spread of disease? Clean hands prevent the spread of diseases. Think of everything you touch during the day, at work, at the gym, or at the grocery store. Be sure to scrub for 20 seconds with soap and water!

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Posted on: January 12, 2020

Safe Sleep for Infants

Safe Sleep

Know the rules of safe sleep for your infant. Watch this short video for a good example of how to keep your baby safe at night: https://youtu.be/xunlS7AKRfU

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Folic Acid Awareness Week

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Did you know that every woman needs 400mg of folic acid each day, whether she's planning to get pregnant or not? Folic acid is used to make new cells in our bodies; so even if you're not planning to become pregnant, your hair, skin, and nails make new cel...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Microblading

microblading

Have you heard the term Microblading?  Microblading is a tattooing technique in which a small handheld tool made up of several tiny needles is used to add pigment to the skin, generally on the eyebrows.   It is considered a tattoo and mu...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

It's cervical cancer awareness month!

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Cervical cancer, and many other types of cancer, can be effectively prevented by the HPV vaccine. It is recommended for girls AND boys ages 11-26. For more information, visit http://1.usa.gov/1Mldqvi

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

What is Radon?

what is radon

Radon is an invisible, radioactive gas created from NATURAL deposits of uranium in the ground. Radon gas can be drawn into a building and build-up to levels that can cause a health concern. Finding high levels of radon in the home has nothing to do with t...

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Posted on: January 5, 2020

Do1Thing

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Do1Thing every month to prepare for emergencies. In January, make a plan. Planning ahead makes it easier to make the right decisions when the worst happens. Visit: http://do1thing.com/things/jan for more information.

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