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Lyme Disease Cases Continue to Increase in Ohio

Lyme disease is an emerging disease in Ohio and cases have continued to increase over the past several years.  This increase coincides with the spread and increase of the black legged tick throughout the state. Click below for more information on the reported cases of Lyme Disease in Ohio, Lyme disease testing information, as well as important reporting information for physicians.

Lyme Disease

 

Warren County Senior Services Resource Assessment

A survey has been developed that will allow Warren County seniors, their families, and their caregivers to identify their priorities to improve the quality of life for Warren County seniors. The results of the survey will be used to bridge gaps in services, evaluate existing program goals, and showcase the importance of existing programs in the community.

Please take a moment to fill out this survey to help the Warren County Senior Services Task Force understand how we can help to improve the quality of life for Warren County seniors.

Warren County – State Health Rankings

Once again Warren County has proven to be one of the healthiest counties in Ohio with an overall ranking of 5th out of 88 counties.  The annual rankings provide a revealing snapshot of how health is influenced by where we live, learn, work and play. They provide a starting point for change in communities.

For a complete breakdown of the ranking, please visit www.countyhealthrankings.org.

Breastfeeding Support is now available!

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.

Flu Shots Still Available

Flu season is here– but it’s not too late to get your flu shot. Call WCHD to schedule your appointment: 513-695-1229.

Plumbing Fees Increased for 2018

Some Plumbing fees for 2018 have increased and they are as follows:

Permit Application Fee: $17
Permit Application Additional Fee Per Fixture: $17
Minimum Permit Application Fee: $40
Contractor’s Registration Fee: $75
Installer’s Registration Fee: $40
City of Mason Residential Water Service Permit Under 100 Feet: $60
City of Mason Residential Water Service Permit Over 100 Feet: $75

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