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Meigs Health Today: Why diapers matter

Why diapers matter… Did you know, one in three Ohio families struggle to provide clean diapers for their baby? Disposable diapers cost $70 to $80...

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....

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...

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....

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...

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...

Recalling cholera epedemics in Meigs County

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” – George Santayana. How, you may ask? A fine example today is the...

C8 update: DuPont/Chemours ask area judge to dismiss Ohio’s PFOA case

By Callie Lyons MARIETTA, Ohio - Washington County Judge Randall Burnworth today (July 20, 2018) heard arguments in the State of Ohio's case against Dupont...

Meigs County Health Department addresses Hepatitis A concerns

POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Health Department has released a statement concerning Hepatitis A. According to the statement, “there are no known cases of...

Gallia County Health Department reports Hep A cases at restaurant

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio - Recently the Gallia County Health Department has confirmed 2 positive cases of Hepatitis A in Gallia County. One of these cases...

Alzheimer’s Association workshop to help families and loved ones living with...

ATHENS, Ohio – The Alzheimer’s Association, West Virginia Chapter is offering Effective Communication Strategies, a free community workshop to help families and caregivers connect...

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