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Sep 26

Flu Shots Now Available

Ringgold County Public Health now has flu shots available.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine as soon as the vaccine is available this fall.  Please call our office at 641-464-0691 to schedule with a nurse.  We accept Medicare, Blue […]

Aug 29

Don’t Put that Baby Down!

Research now says you can’t hold a baby too much. In fact, the more you snuggle with a baby, the better off they’ll be. The importance of touch in a baby’s development cannot be overstated, and the latest research suggests that holding a baby is more crucial to brain development than previously assumed. Read all […]

Jul 11

Family Financial Education Classes to be Offered

Start-2-Soar (previously Parents as Teachers) is offering a FREE six-week series of classes to help families manage their finances.  The classes will be held on Thursday evenings at 5:30  in the Ringgold County Courthouse conference room (just inside the west door).  The dates of the classes will be:  July 18 and 25, and August 1,8,15 […]

Jun 27

World Hepatitis Awareness Day is July 28

Hepatitis refers to an inflammatory condition of the liver. It’s commonly caused by a viral infection, but there are other possible causes of hepatitis. These include autoimmune hepatitis and hepatitis that occurs as a secondary result of medications, drugs, toxins, and alcohol. Autoimmune hepatitis is a disease that occurs when your body makes antibodies against […]