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2018 County Health Rankings

The 2018 County Health Rankings were recently released. The County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program is a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. The annual County Health Rankings measure vital health factors, including high school graduation rates, obesity, smoking, unemployment, access to healthy foods, the quality…
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April’s Recipe

Come see us at Rodhe’s Monday April 2nd  to taste this delicious “One Pan Pasta” dish! Get free recipes and everything you need to make this easy meal for your family: 8 oz bacon, diced, 8 oz dry penne pasta ¼ cup diced onion, 1 cup frozen peas 2 cloves of garlic (minced), ½ cup…
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Influenza Update 2018

An Update on the Influenza as it relates to Holmes County Public health surveillance data indicate Influenza Like Illness (ILI) went up in Holmes County between March 18 and 24. The percentage of ILI outpatient visits and number of ILI hospitalizations increased from the previous week’s levels. (see graph below) ILI ED (Emergency Department) visits…
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Sugary Drink Habits Start Early!

Despite health messages to limit sodas and other sugary beverages, most American children drink them often, new government statistics show. Nearly two-thirds of boys and girls ages 2 to 19 drink at least one sugar-sweetened beverage daily, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The national survey of dietary habits from 2011…
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The Warning Signs of Diabetes!

What Is Type 2 Diabetes and what are the warning signs? Type 2 diabetes can affect all people, regardless of age. Early symptoms of type 2 diabetes may be missed, so those affected may not even know they have the condition. An estimated one out of every three people within the early stages of type…
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Diabetes Friendly Dining!

A Diabetes Meal Plan When you have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, eating a good balance of protein, carbohydrates, and healthy fats is crucial to controlling your blood sugar and weight. Some people find it helps to count carbs, too. So what’s a well-balanced dinner look like when it comes to Type 1 or…
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