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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....

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...

Being prepared in case of disaster

POMEROY, Ohio - “Disasters Happen. Prepare Now. Learn How” is the 2018 theme for National Preparedness Month which begins September 1st. National Preparedness month...

Mosquito spraying set for Rutland and Racine

POMEROY, Ohio - In response to recent mosquito testing and surveillance findings in the Villages of Rutland and Racine, the Meigs County Health Department...

Commissioners questioned on constitutionality of prayer and postings to official Facebook...

POMEROY, Ohio - The Freedom From Religion Foundation is calling attention to numerous constitutional infractions the organization alleges were committed by the Meigs County...

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...

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...

Meigs County Cancer Initiative to meet

POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Cancer Initiative, Inc. will meet on Mon., Aug. 6, 2018 at noon in the conference room of the...

Meigs County Economic Development Office launches new website

  POMEROY, Ohio - The Meigs County Economic Development Office recently launched a new website. The purpose of the organization is to help with job growth...

Food license 101

by Dawn Keller Food licenses are issued by your local health department. They are required for (almost) anyone selling food directly to the public. The...

Athens Sheriff seeking escaped inmates

UPDATE ATHENS, Ohio - Both inmates are now in custody. According to the Athens County Sheriff Office, Tyler Howard was apprehended at 5:20 p.m. and Brian...

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