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Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Jackson County public health officials and DEQ are continue to urge residents to take precautions from wildfire smoke.

August 24, 2017
Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels in Jackson County

Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels in Jackson County

Jackson County health officials and DEQ want to remind Jackson County residents to watch for smoke levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups. It is important for people to be observant of the air quality during the wildfire season, smoke levels can rise and fall rapidly depending on weather factors including wind direction.
August 24, 2017
Summer Safety Tips from HHS

Summer Safety Tips from HHS

Stay Cool Tips: Wear Appropriate Clothing - Choose lightweight, light-colored, and loose-fitting clothing

July 24, 2017
Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Check Your Safety

Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Check Your Safety

Falls are a threat to the health of older adults and can reduce their ability to remain independent. However, falls aren't something that just happens when you age, there are proven ways to reduce falls.
June 16, 2017