Friday, August 22, 2014
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

image image image
Josh the Otter Josh the Otter teaches children about water safety.
Read the Full Story
Keeping Cool in the heat is about more than just comfort, it’s about your health.
Read the Full Story
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

Videos

Keep Bites at Bay
videowatch
Elmo's PSA
videowatch

Nodaway County Health Center

What Is Public Health?

image

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

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.

food_safety_sm.jpg

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

Calendar

August 2014
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6

Upcoming Events

Mon Aug 25
WIC
Wed Aug 27
WIC

Weather

87°
30°
°F | °C
Partly Cloudy
Humidity: 55%
Fri
Partly Cloudy
72 | 88
22 | 31
Sat
Scattered Thunderstorms
70 | 89
21 | 31

Keep in Touch

phone

 

 

Sign up to receive text updates from Nodaway Public Health here.

Volunteers

volunteer.jpg

Would you like to lend a hand?

Volunteer for one day, one hour, one week - any amount of time.

Every minute you give is priceless to the person you help.

Learn more

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

Login Form