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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 (1119)/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 (950)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Public Health Director Urges Caution During Winter Weather Advisory and Wind Chill Watch

Public Health Director Daniel Stapleton urges residents to use additional caution if outside today through Friday and to be prepared for cold temperatures.  Director Stapleton shares, “The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory effective Tuesday, January 29 at 4:00 pm until Wednesday, January 30 at 1:00 pm for Western New York and a Wind Chill Watch remains in effect from the morning of Wednesday, January 30 through the afternoon of Thursday, January 31 for Niagara County.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (1048)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.7
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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.  

Wednesday, January 23, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (1094)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Niagara County Department of Health Cites Facilities for Tobacco Sales to Minors

The Niagara County Department of Health and the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office, under contract with the Department, have been conducting tobacco compliance checks throughout Niagara County since July 1, 1999. Every facility that sells tobacco to the public will receive a compliance check, including all vending machine operations.

Monday, January 14, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (904)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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