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  • August is breastfeeding awareness month

    August is designated as Breastfeeding Awareness Month. This year’s

    theme in Ohio is Breastfeeding-It’s a TEAM thing! It’s aimed to promote the support person’s role in successful breastfeeding. Research shows that the more support a mom receives, the more likely she is to give breastfeeding a try and the more likely she is to keep it going even if things get tough.

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  • New program to help pregnant women quit smoking

    Fulton County Health Department is trained and certified to offer the, BABY & ME – Tobacco Free Program to help pregnant women quit smoking and stay tobacco free. 

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  • 2016 fulton county health status assessment release

    The Fulton County Partners for Health released the 2016 Fulton County Health Status Assessment. The Public Release of the 2016 Fulton County Health Status Assessment took place on December 14, 2016 with youth professionals, schools, law enforcement, religious leaders, parents, health care professionals, substance treatment professionals, area businesses and county officials in attendance.

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  • Safe communities receives grant



    Kim Cupp, Health Commissioner, announces the receipt of $37,240.48 to continue promoting safe driving in Fulton County

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  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Events Collect Approximately 123 pounds

    On National Drug Take Back Day, Saturday, October 22, seven Fulton County locations collected 123.4 pounds of unused or expired prescription medications.

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  • Fulton County Cooling Centers Available

    When temperatures rise Cooling Centers throughout the county are available to provide respite to individuals who do not have air conditioning. Persons who are at particular risk of complications from heat exposure include the elderly and young children.  

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  • Safe Travels During the thanksgiving holidays

    Before You Hit the Road This Thanksgiving:

    Buckle Up–Every Trip. Every Time

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