2015 News

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02/29/2016 - 2015 Annual Report

News and Press Releases


12/31/2015 - Food safety classes offered Jan. 12, Feb. 9, 2016
12/23/2015 - Tis’ the season to drive sober
12/22/2015 - LCHD January Clinic and Event Schedule
12/22/2015 - Make a different type of resolution this New Year; create environments which support healthy behaviors
12/15/2015 - 10 tips to pick safe holiday gifts
12/14/2015 - December Wellness Newsletter
12/09/2015 - Handwashing: quick, easy way to stay healthy this flu season
12/08/2015 - Check out this video about Creating Health Communities in Licking County
12/07/2015 - The SASS Quarterly Newsletter
12/07/2015 - County health educator awarded spirit award
12/04/2015 - Sun safety lesson for county third graders made possible by AMA Foundation
12/01/2015 - LCHD December Clinic and Event Schedule
12/01/2015 - This is World AIDS Day
11/30/2015 - Save the date for the 2016 Worksite Wellness Workshop
11/24/2015 - Before you hit the road this Thanksgiving: Buckle Up America – Every Trip, Every Time
11/23/2015 - Sewage O&M Program Updates
11/20/2015 - $500 available to breast cancer patients in Licking County
11/16/2015 - Nov. 19 is the Great American Smokeout, Set a Quit Day
11/12/2015 - Cook, Clean, Refrigerate, Chill your food this holiday season
11/10/2015 - November Wellness Newsletter
11/03/2015 - American Diabetes Month
10/30/2015 - LCHD November Clinic and Event Schedule
10/28/2015 - On Halloween, and Every Day, Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving
10/27/2015 - LCHD proposes changes to the Sewage Operation and Maintenance Program in response to feedback
10/26/2015 - Quarterly Safe Communities Newsletter
10/23/2015 - Licking County reports 6 fatal crashes in the 3rd quarter
10/21/2015 - October Wellness Newsletter
10/20/2015 - Pledge to live smoke-free in Licking County
10/13/2015 - Free, confidential STD Clinics offered to OSU-N/COTC students
10/08/2015 - LCHD awarded $42,000 in traffic safety grant, federal funds will help save lives in Licking County
10/07/2015 - Wear pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
10/05/2015 - Oct. 5 – 9 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
10/02/2015 - LCHD awarded 4 new grants in 2015
10/01/2015 - 270 volunteers cleaned up 1,800 lbs. of trash, 500 lbs. of metal from Licking County waterways during 2015 River Roundup event
09/29/2015 - LCHD answers community’s most frequently asked questions about the Sewage Treatment System Operation and Maintenance Program
09/29/2015 - Sept. 28 - Oct. 2 Mosquito Spraying Schedule and West Nile Virus Report
09/24/2015 - Update: LCHD flu vaccination now available to walk-ins
09/23/2015 - 5 ways to protect your family from foodborne illnesses
09/22/2015 - LCHD October Clinic and Event Schedule
09/21/2015 - Sept. 21 - 25 Mosquito Spraying Schedule and West Nile Virus Report
09/17/2015 - Approximately 90% of car seats found to be improperly installed in Licking County
09/15/2015 - 6 suicide resources you should know about in Licking County
09/15/2015 - Reminder: register today for the Pink Strides 5K
09/15/2015 - Sept. 14 – 18 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
09/11/2015 - September Wellness Newsletter
09/10/2015 - Be ready for flu season
09/09/2015 - Reach out to those at risk of suicide
09/08/2015 - Sept. 7 – 11 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
09/03/2015 - Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over - don’t end your summer with a bust
09/03/2015 - SASS Newsletter
09/02/2015 - LCHD offers food safety training
09/01/2015 - Mosquito Spraying Update
08/31/2015 - Aug. 31 – Sept. 4 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
08/27/2015 - September Clinic and Event Schedule
08/26/2015 - Breastfeeding moms need local support
08/26/2015 - Mosquito Spraying Update
08/25/2015 - Breast Cancer Awareness 5K Trail Run, 1-Mile Wellness Walk Sept. 19
08/24/2015 - Aug. 24 - 28 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
08/20/2015 - Mosquito Spraying Schedule Update
08/18/2015 - Children need their school immunizations
08/17/2015 - Aug. 17 - 21 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
08/13/2015 - August Wellness Newsletter
08/12/2015 - Licking County Safe Communities Coalition kicks-off its campaign to crackdown on drunk driving at the Hartford Fair
08/11/2015 - West Nile Virus found; spraying scheduled
08/11/2015 - Aug. 10 - 14 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
08/10/2015 - 2015 Mid-Year Report
08/06/2015 - Register for the 2015 Licking County River Roundup today
08/05/2015 - Breastfeeding and Work – Let’s Make it Work
08/03/2015 - LCHD working to implement sewage treatment system inspection program
08/03/2015 - Aug. 3 - 7 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
07/31/2015 - SAVE THE DATE: 2015 Pink Strides Trail Run and Wellness Walk
07/31/2015 - August Clinic and Event Schedule
07/30/2015 - Summer sun safety tips
07/29/2015 - Proper food safety can prevent foodborne illnesses
07/28/2015 - July 27 - 31 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
07/27/2015 - LCHD hosts OEHA SIT Prep-Class
07/21/2015 - Now is the best time to get children their back-to-school immunizations
07/20/2015 - July 20 - 24 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
07/20/2015 - The 11th Annual Kickin' Ash Splash pool party
07/17/2015 - Wellness Newsletter
07/16/2015 - Safe Communities Newsletter
07/14/2015 - Second quarter traffic fatality update: Licking County reported 7 fatal crashes, causing 9 fatalities
07/13/2015 - July 13 – 17 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
07/10/2015 - ‘Farm to fork, market to menu, chef to shelf’
07/10/2015 - Child Fatality Review Board working to reduce deaths, Health Commissioner named Chairman
07/06/2015 - July 6 - 10 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
07/01/2015 - 5 tips to a safe holiday weekend
07/01/2015 - Public health medication dispensing exercise a success
06/30/2015 - LCHD providing 1,835 county children their First Book
06/30/2015 - July Clinic and Event Schedule
06/29/2015 - June 29 – July 3 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
06/26/2015 - Simple Summer Pool Safety Tips
06/23/2015 - 11th Annual Kickin’ Ash Splash is July 25
06/22/2015 - June 22 – 26 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
06/17/2015 - June Wellness Newsletter
06/17/2015 - Men’s Health Week: 3 components to a healthy lifestyle
06/15/2015 - June 15 – 19 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
06/15/2015 - County departments participating in Guardian Shield exercise
06/11/2015 - Health Commissioner re-named Licking County CFFC president
06/10/2015 - BCMH provides ‘back-up insurance’ for medically handicapped children
06/09/2015 - WNV positive mosquitoes found, June 8 – 12 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
06/08/2015 - June 8 – 12 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
06/05/2015 - Volunteers needed
06/04/2015 - SASS for Breast Cancer Newsletter
06/01/2015 - Mosquito Spraying Schedule
06/01/2015 - Change Gears Bike Ride
05/29/2015 - ‘Share the Road’ this riding season
05/29/2015 - LCHD June Clinic and Event Schedule
05/28/2015 - SID Network of Ohio helping LCHD fight infant mortality
05/26/2015 - May 25 – 29 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
05/21/2015 - Get to know Lupus
05/20/2015 - Environmental Health Director elected OEHA president
05/19/2015 - May 18 – 22 Mosquito Spraying Schedule
05/14/2015 - LCHD awarded additional $59,000 toward community work in Buckeye Lake
05/13/2015 - May Wellness Newsletter
05/12/2015 - National Click It or Ticket kick-off event May 14
05/11/2015 - Women’s Health Week: ‘To me, a healthy woman tries to take care of herself physically, mentally and emotionally’
05/08/2015 - National Click It or Ticket campaign kick-off
05/07/2015 - Mothers can protect themselves, their children from the effects of tobacco
05/01/2015 - LCHD May Clinic and Event Schedule
05/01/2015 - Breastfeeding & Infant Health Fair
04/30/2015 - Child Passenger Safety Seat Check
04/28/2015 - Prom & Graduation: talk with teens about safe, sober choices this year
04/27/2015 - Safe Communities Quarterly Newsletter
04/24/2015 - It’s never too early to protect your child from infectious diseases
04/23/2015 - Buckeye Lake evacuation drill April 25
04/15/2015 - Distracted Driving Awareness Month
04/14/2015 - April Wellness Newsletter
04/13/2015 - Licking County Chlamydia rates highest in region
04/10/2015 - Reminder: Health Department displaying its history this spring
04/08/2015 - Commercial swimming pool, spa operators training
04/08/2015 - SASS continues to fight breast cancer in Licking County
04/07/2015 - National Public Health Week recognizes significance of public health to Licking County
04/06/2015 - Diabetes Bootcamp three-part series
04/02/2015 - Where to get active in Licking County
04/01/2015 - LCHD April Clinic and Event Schedule
03/30/2015 - Breastfeeding & Infant Health Fair
03/27/2015 - It's tick season
03/26/2015 - Media Advisory: Children and Family First Council Annual Report
03/18/2015 - Students “Kick Butts” in Licking County
03/17/2015 - March Wellness Newsletter
03/16/2015 - Local Wellness Coordinators share expertise during annual workshop
03/16/2015 - Choose before you booze: are you drinking or driving this St. Patrick's Day?
03/12/2015 - Granville Kiwanis helps the child passenger safety mission
03/04/2015 - 60% of colorectal cancer deaths could be prevented
03/02/2015 - LCHD March Clinic and Event Schedule
03/02/2015 - 4 keys to a child's safe car ride
02/25/2015 - February SASS Newsletter
02/24/2015 - Health Department displaying its history this spring
02/23/2015 - “Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle” during National Nutrition Month®
02/17/2015 - LCHD 2014 Annual Report
02/13/2015 - I will honor him on National Donor Day
02/12/2015 - February Wellness Newsletter
02/11/2015 - Register for the Worksite Wellness Workshop today
02/05/2015 - Wear red, take action against heart disease
02/03/2015 - Hebron STD clinic closes, OSU-N clinic increases frequency
01/30/2015 - Free food safety classes open to the public
01/29/2015 - LCHD February Clinic and Event Schedule
01/29/2015 - Health Department conducting countywide survey
01/29/2015 - What is the game plan for Super Bowl Sunday: drinking or driving?
01/28/2015 - Simple steps to prevent birth defects
01/21/2015 - Diabetes Bootcamp
01/21/2015 - Licking County Safe Communities Newsletter
01/20/2015 - January Wellness Newsletter
01/14/2015 - Cervical Cancer Awareness Month
01/13/2015 - 16 fatal crashes caused 18 deaths in Licking County during 2014
01/08/2015 - Nearly 3 out of 4 homes in the county have elevated levels of radon