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2015 Public Health Outreach Clinics

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April 2015

FDA Warning about a powdered product marketed for treatment of various ailments in infants and children.

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Lyme Disease Cases in Ohio Continue to Increase

In 2014, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 119 cases of Lyme disease from 32 Ohio counties. Cases of Lyme disease have steadily increased in Ohio over the past 3 years (66 cases in 2012, 93 cases in 2013, 119 cases in 2013) after an average of 53.5 cases reported annually for the prior 10 years (2002-2011). Click Here To Read More.

Additional Resources

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March 2015

2014 Annual Report

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Hey Parents, Immunize!

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Tick Bite Information

Ticks are a public health concern. Read the Tick Bite Information Sheet to prevent a tick bite or find out what to do if bitten by a tick. Learn More»

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Ohio Department of Medicaid
Ohio's new Medicaid Managed Care program brings quality care to more than 1.6 million Ohioans.

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Resource on how to have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy, strong baby

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Use your cell phone to text the word BABY (or BEBE for Spanish) to the number 511411.

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Info on a wide variety of Environmental Health topics

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Information on Recalled Products