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Nov 26

PAT Parent Meeting Scheduled at Library

The Parents as Teachers program is sponsoring a parent meeting at the Mt. Ayr Public Library on Thursday, December 12, at 10:00 AM.  Christmas stories will be shared with the children.  The library staff will give a tour of the library and will explain the services they offer.  PAT Coordinator, Robin McDonnell, will share information about early […]

Nov 26

Tips for Healthy Holiday Eating

Many traditional holiday meals are full of fat and calories. Do you plan to include at least one out-of-the-norm healthy dish for your family this year? Here are some tricks that are proven to help reduce or avoid the holiday bulge: 1) Eat the best-for-you offerings first. For example, hot soup as a first course […]

Nov 26

County-wide Wellness Group Meets for First Time

Ringgold County Hospital hosted a meeting of 23 county residents November 20 to discuss some exciting strategies and events to help Ringgold County promote health to all residents. The group included representatives from the hospital, school districts, county employees, city employees, faith community, local businesses, youth philanthropy, and other health advocates. John Stevens, Live Healthy Iowa Outreach […]

Nov 26

Flu Vaccinations Still Available for Children

Ringgold County Public Health has both flu shots and FluMist available for children age 6 months to 18 years to help keep them healthy this flu season.  Please call the Public Health office (641-464-0691)  to schedule a time to come in for your vaccination. Flu vaccine is recommended every year.  Children 6 months through 8 years […]