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Food handling errors and inadequate cooking are the most common problems that lead to poultry-associated foodborne disease outbreaks in the United States. Follow these four food safety tips to help you safely prepare your next holiday turkey meal. 1. Safely Thaw Your Turkey Thaw turkeys in the refrigerator, in a sink of cold water that is […]Read more
The best way to prevent seasonal flu is to get vaccinated every year. We offer flu vaccine for Muskingum County residents age 3 and older at no cost to you by appointment only. Call 740-454-9741 and dial 2 for Nursing. Who should get vaccinated this season? Everyone 6 months of age and older should get […]Read more
Learn how to stay safe and healthy with this festive song, sung to the tune of The Twelve Days of Christmas! 1. The first way to health, said ZMCHD to me Wash hands to be safe and healthy. 2. The second way to health, said ZMCHD to me Bundle up for warmth, and wash hands […]Read more
We need your opinion on tobacco-related topics! Responses from this survey will better direct your health department in creating and supporting policies that can be implemented regarding tobacco use and prevention. Your responses are very appreciated! If you have questions regarding the survey, please contact Cesley Hayes or Jessica Emerick at 740-454-9741 extension 262 or […]Read more
The holidays are a festive time for us, and endless parties with friends, families, and co-workers can easily lead to drinking too much alcohol. Drinking and driving accounts for one-third of vehicle-related fatalities in the United States. Keep your holidays merry and bright by remembering to always drive sober, no matter what. Review these facts […]Read more