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August 14, 2018
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Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks
Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Guidance on Air Quality and Wearing Masks

Jackson County public health officials continue to urge residents to take precautions from wildfire smoke. A number of wildfires are currently affecting air quality in the region and smoke...
Checking the Air Quality During a Wildfire Smoke Event
Checking the Air Quality During a Wildfire Smoke Event

Checking the Air Quality During a Wildfire Smoke Event

Jackson County health officials are encouraging Jackson County residents to watch for smoke levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups during wildfire smoke events. It is important for people...
Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels
Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels

Watch for Rising and Falling Smoke Levels

Due to the recent wildfire starts in the valley, Jackson County health officials want to remind Jackson County residents to watch for smoke levels that are unhealthy for sensitive groups. 
Fall Prevention for Older Adults: Check Your Safety
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...
GYT - Get Yourself Tested
GYT - Get Yourself Tested

GYT - Get Yourself Tested

Get Tested Regularly: Many STDs don’t have symptoms, but they can still cause health problems. Getting an STD is not the end! Many STDs are curable and all are treatable. If either...
April is STD Awareness Month
April is STD Awareness Month

April is STD Awareness Month

STDs affect thousands of Oregonians. Several populations experience significant STD-related health disparities, including LGBTQ individuals, people of color, and youth. As the rate of...
Get Yourself Tested
Get Yourself Tested

Get Yourself Tested

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Neisseria Meningitidis Cases Reported in Jackson County
Neisseria Meningitidis Cases Reported in Jackson County

Neisseria Meningitidis Cases Reported in Jackson County

Jackson County Public Health is investigating one confirmed case of Neisseria meningitidis and one presumptive case at Hedrick Middle School and Hoover Elementary School. 

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