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Research showing fire alarms with mother’s voice may be more effective...

COLUMBUS, Ohio – When residential fires happen at night while people are sleeping, deaths are more likely to occur. Smoke alarms are important for...

Immunization Clinic set for Oct. 30, 2018

POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Health Department will conduct an Immunization Clinic on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m....

Consumers warned to beware of lottery and sweepstakes scams

COLUMBUS, Ohio - With the high Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning consumers to beware of phony claims...

Immunization Clinic set for Oct. 9, 2018

POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Health Department will conduct an Immunization Clinic on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m....

Managing stress with physical activity

As the heat and humidity drops and the leaves begin to change, fall is a wonderful time to get out and enjoy our local...

The facts about head lice

By Leanne Cunningham, RN, BSN, CLC Director of Nursing “YOU HAVE HEAD LICE.” This is one of the most dreaded statements a parent can hear from...

Meigs Health Today: Disaster preparedness

By Shannon E. Smith Public Health Emergency Response Coordinator Meigs County Health Department POMEROY, Ohio - How often do you think about emergencies or disasters? Probably not...

Meigs Health Today: Rollin’ on the River

By Ceiara Martin, MPH, CHC Program Director ​The first official day of autumn is quickly upon us, and many may feel that that means outdoor...

West Nile case in Meigs County

  POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Health Department has released a statement concerning West Nile virus in the county. Meigs County Health Dept. (MCHD) recently...

Breastfeeding awareness month

With Breastfeeding Awareness Month (BAM) upon us, Meigs County WIC is supporting this year’s World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) theme: “Breastfeeding, Foundation of...

Immunization clinic Aug. 14, 2018

POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Health Department will conduct an Immunization Clinic on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 from 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m....

Canning and baking results announced

  ROCKSPRINGS, Ohio – The tradition of judging items for baking and canning continues at the Meigs County Fair. Numerous entries were judge on Aug....

Big Latch On event scheduled at Holzer

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - During the first part of August every year, the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action organizes World Breastfeeding Week to raise awareness...

World’s largest buckeye to be featured at Ohio State Fair

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The world’s largest buckeye, estimated to weigh approximately 350 pounds will be featured in the Ohio State Fair parade on Thursday,...

Meigs Health Today: Wise and well at work

By Ciara Martin, MPH Creating Healthy Communities Project Director Do you ever feel like you spend more time at your place of employment as opposed to your...

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