Here is some helpful information on Zika Virus from Champaign Health District Emergency Preparedness. Remember, light colored clothing, mosquito repellent, and removing standing water are the best ways to avoid mosquito bites. Enjoy your summer!
Walk in any time between 8:30 am and 3:30 pm Monday through Friday to get your child their back to school immunizations here at the Health District! Please feel free to call ahead to check on wait times, insurance coverage, or any other questions you may have to 937-484-1671. The beginning of school is right around the corner.. get ahead of the game and avoid long wait times by coming in early! We look forward to seeing you soon!
Unfortunately, due to the weather, the North Lewisburg Health Event that was scheduled to take place at the baseball fields tomorrow has been cancelled. We are going to work to get this rescheduled as soon as possible and will post updates as we have more information. Thank you!
Colon cancer is preventable, treatable and beatable … but it’s still the third most common cancer diagnosis and second leading cause of cancer death for men and women.
A free community education event on “Prevention and Early Detection of Colon Cancer” will be held Tuesday, March 28, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at Champaign County Community Center Auditorium, 1512 South US Highway 68, Urbana, Ohio. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m.
Local Gastroenterologist Dr. Alan Gabbard will present valuable health information about colon cancer, screening recommendations, the colonoscopy procedure and more. There will be a Q&A session and one-on-one discussion will be available.
The event is offered by Champaign Health District, Springfield Regional Cancer Center and Springfield Regional Outpatient Center. A light meal will be provided. Please RSVP for this free presentation by March 24 at 937-523-8617.
The Champaign Health District is happy to announce the launch of the Newborn Home Visiting Program! This program is open to all residents of Champaign County that have a new baby under 6 weeks old. One of our nurses will come to your home, check on you and your new little one, and bring you both a welcome home gift from us and some of our sponsors.
Please contact us at 937-484-1671 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to schedule a visit.
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