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Posted on: November 15, 2018

LiveWell to mark 10 years with community breakfast celebration


LiveWell Douglas County will mark its 10th anniversary with a community breakfast celebration from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at the Lied Center of Kansas Pavilion, 1600 Stewart Drive. The event is free and open to the public.


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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Health Department offers flu shots on walk-in basis during clinic hours


The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department recommends a yearly flu vaccine for everyone 6 months of age or older. Getting the vaccination is the most effective way to avoid getting the flu, a contagious respiratory illness.

Depending on the severity of ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Vaccination is key to helping prevent serious diseases


Back-to-school season is here. It’s time for parents to gather school supplies and get sports physicals. It’s also time to make sure children are up to date on their vaccines.

To celebrate the importance of immunizations for people of a...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Health Department urges residents to be aware of bats


The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department has received an increase in the number of calls regarding bats. Additionally, the Kansas Departments of Health and Environment and Wildlife, Parks and Tourism have, too.

“Contact with bats is a concer...

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