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Josh the Otter Josh the Otter teaches children about water safety.
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WIC Program The Women, Infant, & Children (WIC) program's purpose is to prevent or correct nutrition-related health problems caused by poor nutrition. Read the Full Story


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Nodaway County Health Center

What Is Public Health?


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.

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Emergency Preparedness

emergency preparedness class

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.
  • Work, heart disease and stroke
    The stress of work can take a toll on the body. Researcher Sara Luckhaupt of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention looked at cardiovascular disease – mostly, heart attacks and strokes – from 2008 to 2012 among workers younger than 55.
  • Kids, fruits and vegetables
    Kids can eat fruits and vegetables. The problem is that many don’t. At the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, researchers checked that with national survey data from 2003 to 2010. Researcher Latetia Moore:
  • Vitamin D and dementia
    A study indicates that the risk of being diagnosed with dementia from any cause, including Alzheimer’s, is lower in people whose vitamin D levels are higher – but that going above normal healthy levels doesn’t add benefit.


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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