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Is your child meeting milestones?

Is your child meeting milestones?

Is your child developing healthily and growing up Outback Strong? A well-child check with your primary care provider is the best way to be certain. (Jelleke Vanooteghem/Unsplash)

Don’t wait to get immunized

Don’t wait to get immunized

Before the characteristic rash, measles begins with a fever, runny nose, cough, red eyes, and sore throat. Are you immunized against this disease? Learn more about the measles vaccine, an upcoming state immunization deadline, and a shot than can protect against cancer. (sweetlouise/Pixabay)

Changing our future: communicable diseases

Changing our future: communicable diseases

"What keeps the rest of those communicable diseases at bay is prevention. And that requires a combination of strong public health systems, access to medical and preventive care and individual responsibility." Learn more about Public Health's role in staving off communicable diseases in today's blog post. (Pixabay.com photo)

Changing our future: behavioral health

Changing our future: behavioral health

It's National Public Health Week, and the topic of the day is behavioral health. Learn more about this important topic, including resources to find help for yourself or your loved ones. (Pixabay.com photo)

Changing our future together

Changing our future together

Sure, we have a Public Health Department. But did you know there are things YOU can do to improve public health? Find out about what you can do during National Public Health Week. (Pixabay.com image)

Women: Live Outback Strong in 2018

Women: Live Outback Strong in 2018

Would you like to become pregnant in the next year? If you’re female and age 15 or older, you will hear that question when you visit your primary care provider. If you answer yes, your healthcare provider will talk to you about prenatal care and things you can do now to care for yourself, even before you’re pregnant. If you do not want to become pregnant, read on for information about birth control methods.

Coming to a parent-teacher conference near you

Coming to a parent-teacher conference near you

Lake County Public Health, Lake Health Clinic, Warner Mountain Medical Clinic, and Lake County Community Health Improvement Partnership (CHIP) will be at Lake County School District 7's parent-teacher conferences this week with information about the Outback Strong Teen Health Fair.

Meet the health fair partners

Meet the health fair partners

Meet the agencies and providers offering health and wellness information to youths during the Outback Strong Teen Health Fair, which is coming to Daly Middle School November 15.

It's almost teen health fair time!

It's almost teen health fair time!

What is a teen health fair? Find out about this exciting event taking place at Daly Middle School November 15.

It's flu season. Are you ready?

It's flu season. Are you ready?

The start of fall means the start of influenza season, and public health officials say now is the best time — when the number of flu cases in Oregon is still low — to get vaccinated.