It’s not too late to get a flu shot. WCHD still has flu vaccine available, call 513-695-1468 for an appointment. Below is a flu prevention guide for parents:
If you missed our class Monday night, the 2/11/19 lesson we went over in the class is available online in our Weight Management section.
Please join us for our next class at 4:30 pm on Monday February 18. The class is located in our conference room at 416 South East St., Lebanon. Enter through the front of the building and walk straight ahead to the conference room.
The Warren County Health District offers the Hepatitis A vaccine. To schedule an appointment in our immunization clinic please call 513-695-1229.
Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) is a rare but serious condition that has received coverage in the media recently, especially after the first case was identified in Ohio. AFM impacts the nervous system and causes weakened muscles and relfexes in the body. Less than one in a million people in the United States get AFM every year. The cause of the increase in cases since 2014 has not been identified but it may be caused by viruses, environmental toxins, or genetic disorders.
The resources below can be used to find our more about AFM.
Do you need health insurance? Would you like assistance finding out if you are eligible for Medicaid or what options you have for Marketplace Health Insurance? WCHD offers assistance in helping you navigate your way through the process. Open enrollment begins November 1, 2018 so schedule an appointment now to begin planning for your health insurance coverage for 2019. Call 513-695-2475 to schedule your appointment. Open to all Warren County residents.
The December Surveillance Report has been posted and is available in the Communicable Disease section.
We have a new department here at the WCHD, Breastfeeding Support. We offer many guides on the benefits of Breastfeeding, along with links to additional resources to assist you. We even have a video on creating a friendly area at work. If you would like more info on Breastfeeding, check out our site or contact Kathy Dickey at 513-695-1477.