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World TB Day 2019 – “IT’S TIME”

Each year, we recognize World TB Day on March 24. This annual event commemorates the date in 1882 when Dr. Robert Koch announced the discovery of the bacterium that causes tuberculosis (TB).  World TB Day is a day to educate the public about the impact of TB.  The CDC, together with partners and colleagues from around the world, share successes in TB prevention and control and raise awareness of the challenges that hinder progress toward the elimination of this devastating disease.

Friday, March 15, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (41)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Offers Free Evidence Based Health Workshops

The Niagara County Department of Health Nursing Division, in collaboration with the Niagara County Office for the Aging, is offering free workshops throughout Niagara County for individuals with any ongoing health condition; for example, arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, pain and high blood pressure.  

Tuesday, February 26, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (252)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Department of Health Awarded CDC Recognition

On February 6, the Niagara County Department of Health Nursing Division received notice from Ann Albright, Director of Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “We are delighted to award your organization CDC Full Recognition.

Friday, February 15, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (328)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Hosts Spring Western Region Breastfeeding Gathering and Welcomes Interested Professionals to Participate

The Niagara County Department of Health in partnership with the Tuscarora Community Health Workers Program is hosting a Spring Western Region Breastfeeding Gathering on Friday, March 8, 2019 from 8:30AM – 2:30PM at the Tuscarora Nation House located at 5226 Walmore Road, Lewiston, NY 14092. “This gathering is a unique collaborative opportunity to expand the knowledge of local professionals and create a breastfeeding friendly community network of support for women and children,” stated Public Health Director, Daniel J. Stapleton.

Monday, February 11, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (369)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Offers Free Evidence Based Health Workshops

The Niagara County Department of Health Nursing Division, in collaboration with the Niagara County Office for the Aging, is offering free workshops throughout Niagara County for individuals with any ongoing health condition; for example, arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, pain and high blood pressure.  

Tuesday, February 5, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (310)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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