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National Public Health Week

  National Public Health Week 2017 is April 3rd- 9th. National Public Health week is used to support strong public health systems and raise awareness about their role in creating the healthiest nation in one generation! Forest, Oneida and Vilas counties have … Continue reading

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New County Health Rankings Released!

New Rankings Show Healthiest and Least Healthy Counties in Wisconsin Forest County ranked 67 out of 72 counties for health outcomes and 68 for health factors, according to the seventh annual County Health Rankings, released today by the Robert Wood … Continue reading

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Forest, Oneida and Vilas County Community Health Improvement Plan

“Becoming the Healthiest Nation” is this year’s theme for National Public Health Week which starts April 3rd. There could not be a better time to announce the completion of the Forest, Oneida and Vilas County Health Improvement Plan! The multi-county … Continue reading

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March is National Nutrition Month!

National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign created every year by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. It is designed to bring awareness to the importance of making informed food choices and developing lasting, positive nutrition and … Continue reading

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National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, placing emphasis on the need for parents and caregivers to take action early to ensure the health of their children’s teeth. The Forest County Health Department reminds the public that tooth decay is … Continue reading

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