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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 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.

July 16, 2018
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 syphilis in Oregon increased more than 1,900% from 2007 to 2016, acting now to prevent the spread of STDs is more important than ever

April 13, 2017