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News

  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...
  1. Partnership to provide free health app to Douglas County residents

    Douglas County, in partnership with the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department and Kansas Department of Health and Environment, will provide for free the MyStrength app to Douglas County residents. Read on...
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