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Posted on: September 26, 2018

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

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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

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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: February 21, 2018

Health Department to recognize Melissa Hoffman, Aimee Polson as health champions

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The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department will recognize Melissa Hoffman and Aimee Polson, both of Lawrence, as the 2018 Douglas County Health Champions during a community breakfast 7:30-8:30 a.m. April 6 at the Community Health Facility, 200 Maine St...

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