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  1. Health officers encourage vaccinations amid spreading of Delta variant

    With timeline of the new school year approaching, vaccinations for those eligible will be key (ages 12 and older). Fully vaccinated individuals can be exempt from quarantine, if asymptomatic. Read on...
  1. Health Department receives national award for breastfeeding support to WIC families

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department is one of only 16 agencies across the country to receive the Gold Premiere Award of Excellence for its breastfeeding support to WIC families. Read on...
  1. SCRIPT program to help pregnant mothers quit smoking

    A new evidence-based program will help Douglas County expectant mothers quit smoking and offer healthier futures for them and their children. Read on...
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