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    Mumps cases reported in Douglas, Johnson counties

    The Kansas Department of Health and Environment, the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment and the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department are investigating eight cases of mumps associated with the University of Kansas in Lawrence. Read on...
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    Tips to avoid cold weather-related illnesses

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department encourages residents to exercise caution when outdoors during cold temperatures. Read on...
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    Health Department recommends vaccination to prevent flu

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department recommends that everyone 6 months of age and older should get a yearly flu vaccine. Getting the vaccination is the most effective way to avoid getting the flu, a contagious respiratory illness. Read on...
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    Health Department launches new program to help strengthen fathers

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department is launching a new Healthy Dads Healthy Families program to help fathers who want to connect and provide for their children. Read on...
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