Children Left in Cars

Children Left in Cars

HEATSTROKE AND CHILDREN LEFT IN CARS It was confirmed on April 30, 2021, that a North Carolina 5-month-old baby lost her little life after being left alone in a hot car last Sunday, April 25. This was the first hot car death of the year. Though it is too late for this...
May is Bike Month

May is Bike Month

MAY IS NATIONAL BIKE MONTH and MOTORCYCLE SAFETY AWARENESS MONTH                                         Richland County,  OH — As the weather warms up so does the urge to get back outside and hit the road (or trail) on a bicycle or a motorcycle. That’s why May is a...

Masks

On April 27, 2021, the CDC announced the third update to its mask guidance. The changes come after many people have been fully vaccinated and case rates continue to drop, CDC director Rochelle Walensky, MD, said during the White House COVID task force briefing. The...
Data Visualization Webinar

Data Visualization Webinar

Dr. Chaya of Richland Public Health to Host National Webinar Dr. Julie Chaya, Director of Community Health & Prevention Sciences at Richland Public Health is hosting a national webinar through the National Network of Libraries of Medicine. The webinar Transform...

2020 Annual Report Available

RICHLAND PUBLIC HEALTH 2020 ANNUAL REPORT Because next week is National Public Health Week, Richland Public Health is making its 2020 Annual Report available online. The 12-page report includes highlights of activities, statistics, and photos from this past year, with...
Public Health Week, April 5-11

Public Health Week, April 5-11

Public Health Week is April 5-11. Public health promotes and protects the health of people and the communities where they live, learn, work and play. While a doctor treats people who are sick, those of us working in public health try to prevent people from getting...
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