Preventive actions, including getting your annual flu vaccination, covering your nose and mouth when you sneeze or cough and limiting your contact with others if you become sick, can also help prevent the spread of flu. MCHD will host flu clinics on:
Thursday, October 21, 9:30-11 a.m. at the Lovington Library, Lovington -
Adults only - walk-in/no appointment necessary.
Wednesday, November 10, 1-5:30 p.m. - Family clinic - appointment
Call us at 217-728-4114 for an appointment. Keep watching as we post more clinic opportunities to become vaccinated against the flu.
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When arming your children to do battle with viruses, don’t forget their annual flu vaccination. To schedule an appointment for flu or other vaccinations, please call 217-728-4114. ... See MoreSee Less
When you smoke around your family, everyone smokes! The smoke from your cigarettes, called secondhand smoke, can cause lung cancer and other health problems in people who have never smoked, even kids.
Protect your lungs, protect your life and theirs, quit smoking. www.quityes.org/ can help with free services for anyone who wants to stop smoking, vaping or using smokeless tobacco. Call 1-866-784-8937 for help today. ... See MoreSee Less
WIC is a special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants and children. Because of COVID-19 response protocols, we are offering curb-side service for all of our WIC clients which means the mom and baby never need to leave their car.
WIC has also gone paperless. The WIC program is now done with an EBT (Electronic Benefit Transaction) card, also known as Electronic WIC (E-WIC). If you have had changes in income due to COVID-19 or if you participate in Medical Assistance, SNAP, or other programs, you may be eligible. To learn more, call 217-728-4114. Moultrie County Health Department is an equal opportunity provider. ... See MoreSee Less
The best way to reduce your risk from seasonal flu and its potentially serious complications is to get vaccinated every year. Call us at 217-728-4114 for an appointment.
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