Tag: Health

NEWSMAKER — Keep the flu away, get vaccinated!

| September 27, 2018

Flu season is just around the corner and flu vaccinations are available now.

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NEWSMAKER — Fight the mental health treatment stigma during National Suicide Prevention Week

| September 13, 2018

Suicide is a leading cause of death among Americans. Each and every suicide is 100 percent preventable and healthcare providers across Missouri are stepping up to the plate to increase mental health awareness.

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Livingston County hosting flu clinic

| September 12, 2018

The clinic will be held in Chillicothe September 21.

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Be on the lookout for the Asian Longhorned Beetle!

| August 15, 2018

August is “Tree Check Month”

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It’s time to water your trees!

| August 10, 2018

Drought is taking toll on trees

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Prevent illness from Missouri summer parasites

| June 7, 2018

Reported illness in Missouri increased threefold between 2004 and 2016, along with nine new diseases having been identified over the same period.

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Macon Community Health Fair Friday

| May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Community Health Fair Friday 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. in the Center for Specialty Care south parking lot free screenings:  blood pressure, blood sugar, pulse ox, cholesterol Please follow and like us:

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NEWSMAKER — Tick prevention is key in guarding against tick-borne disease

| May 10, 2018

Six types of tick-borne illness have been found in Missouri, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services said. Knowing how to prevent bites and what to do if you’ve been bitten can make a big difference.

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NEWSMAKER — Planning for future healthcare costs can create financial cushion

| May 1, 2018

As healthcare costs continue to rise and the future of healthcare access in the U.S. in question, people are being encouraged to start saving for the unknowns of future healthcare costs earlier and earlier.

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