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Posted on: February 16, 2020

How is your New Year’s Resolution holding up?

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How is your New Year’s Resolution holding up? Continue pushing through your goal to quit smoking or using tobacco! If you need that extra boost, call 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-789-8669) or visit https://michigan.quitlogix.org/ for support, encourage...

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Posted on: February 15, 2020

Radon Test Kits

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Did you pick up a free radon test kit last month? If so, don’t forget to use it! Follow the instructions on the package to be sure you get the most accurate reading possible. Did you miss the free test kits? Radon test kits are $10 at the Lenawe...

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Health Department
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Protect Yourself from STIs

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Protecting yourself from Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) is important for maintaining a healthy you. In addition to STI screenings, our clinic office also provides condoms at no charge or for a donation. Stop in!

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Health Department
Posted on: February 12, 2020

Food Safety

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Did you know that food safety is important whether you are giving food away for free or selling it? A food service license is required any time that the public is being served food. If you are interested in having an event with food, be sure to give us a ...

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Health Department
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Have a Heart Healthy Month!

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Give your loved one a healthy heart for Valentine’s Day! Here are some easy ways to get active together: http://bit.ly/JzCeXM

Health Department
Posted on: February 9, 2020

Register for the February Food Handler's Class!

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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 Wednesday, February 19th at 9:30AM. Pre-registration is ...

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Health Department
Posted on: February 8, 2020

The number of overdose deaths increased 18X in Michigan between 1999-2018.

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The number of overdose deaths increased 18x in Michigan between 1999-2018.

Health Department
Posted on: February 8, 2020

HAVE A HEART HEALTHY MONTH!

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Cold cuts, pizza and soup can be major culprits when it comes to excess salt in your diet. Check out the remaining list of the American Heart Association’s “Salty Six” at http://bit.ly/1d7MehU

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Health Department
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Interested in body art?

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Interested in body art?  If you have questions regarding body art procedures and licensing, check out this Frequently Asked Questions Page: https://tinyurl.com/bodyartfaq.

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Health Department
Posted on: February 7, 2020

Keep up the great work sticking to your New Year’s Resolution!

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Keep up the great work sticking to your New Year’s Resolution! Was your resolution to quit smoking or tobacco use? Well, you CAN do it! If you need that extra boost to finalize your plans to quit, call 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669), or visit h...

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Health Department
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Have a FLU FREE February!

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Have a Flu Free February!  It’s not too late to get your flu shot.  Call 517-264-5226 (option 2) to schedule an appointment.

Health Department
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Winter storms may be on their way...be prepared!

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Winter storms may be on their way and may result in loss of power. Always have extra blankets on hand in case of a winter storm.

Health Department
Posted on: February 3, 2020

HAVE A HEART HEALTHY MONTH!

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Did you know salmon, flaxseed, oatmeal, black beans, almonds and walnuts are all superstars when it comes to preventing heart disease?  See the complete list at https://goo.gl/YMKY78

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Health Department
Posted on: February 7, 2020

National Wear Red Day!

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Today, February 7th, is National Wear Red Day. Get ready to rock the red in support of women’s heart health. Enjoy this photo of some Health Department staff getting into the celebration last year! For info on women’s heart health, ple...

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