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Nodaway County Health Center

What Is Public Health?

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Public health in Nodaway County

Have you or a family member eaten in a restaurant, taken your child to a licensed day care, or received an immunization or flu shot?  Then you have benefited from public health.

Read more: What Is Public Health?

 

Emergency Preparedness

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The Nodaway County Health Department is charged with being prepared to assist our community in the event of bioterrorism events, emergencies and natural disasters.   May 2011, we participated in a drill with our community partners.

Welcome to HHS HealthBeat. Launched on July 11, 2005, this service provides health promotion and disease prevention tips 5 days a week in audio and text formats.
  • Tobacco death
    Using tobacco can be fatal, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says about 1 in 5 American adults uses tobacco. The CDC’s numbers for 2012 to 2013 work out to about 50 million people.
  • Teen bingers’ brands
    A study indicates that youth binge drinking is concentrated among relatively few alcohol brands.
  • Marijuana tweets
    A study says hundreds of thousands of teenagers get Twitter messages as often as several times a day that encourage use of marijuana. Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis reviewed eight months of tweets from one site that had the most followers – over 1 million.

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Click here to view Nodaway County Food Ordinance

Click here to download a Food Establishment Permit Application

Click here to download a Temporary Food Event Application

Food handler classes are offered at Nodaway County Health Center on the first Thursday of each month at 1:30 pm. Please call for information.

Click here to go to Online Food Handler Training

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Upcoming Events

Wed Jul 23
WIC
Mon Jul 28
WIC

Weather

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Humidity: 87%
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Nodaway County Health Center • 2332 South Main, Maryville, MO  64468 • 660-562-2755 (phone) 660-562-4995 (fax)

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