The Ohio Department of Health has announced that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed the presence of the Zika (Zeek-ah) virus in two Ohio individuals who returned from Haiti.
Richland Public Healthâs âWinter Hike for Healthâ has expanded to include three hiking trail locations. The annual event will be held Saturday, February 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Richland Public Health is starting tobacco cessation classes called âPitch the Pack.â The program starts on Wednesday, February 17 and is from 5 to 6 p.m.
Richland Public Health has been approved to be a distributer of the life-saving drug Naloxone to first responders.
Being a sober, designated driver is a key role on Super Bowl Sunday. You might just save a life.
The Richland County Safe Communities Coalition reports that for the month of January there were no traffic deaths in Richland County.
With cold weather expected throughout the next few days, including evening temperatures in single digits, Richland Public Health is reminding residents to be aware of hypothermia (dangerously low body temperature).
A FREE workshop, Bringing Fresh Foods to Market and Table, will be held at Richland Public Health, 555 Lexington Ave., Mansfield, on January 29 from 9:00 am to noon, in the Corley Room.
Richland Public Health and the Richland County Safe Communities Coalition is reminding all county residents to get ready for winter driving season.
The Richland County Safe Communities Coalition reports that for the month of December there were no traffic deaths in Richland County. There were seventeen (17) total traffic-related deaths for 2015 in Richland County.
January is Cervical Health Month. The Region 5 Breast and Cervical Health Screening Project (BCCP) and Richland Public Health urge women to have their annual cervical cancer screening.
During National Radon Action Month Richland Public Health has vouchers for FREE radon test kits available for Richland County residents through our Environmental Health Division.
The Board of Health for Richland Public Health voted in their Monday meeting to decrease food service and food establishment fees by 12% for 2016.
Follow these 12 recommended tips for self-care this season. Keep yourself and your loved ones safe and healthy and ready to enjoy the holidays.
If you are celebrating with alcohol this holiday season, Richland County Law Enforcement has a message for you: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.
The Richland County Safe Communities Coalition reports that for the month of November there was one traffic death in Richland County. There have been 17 total traffic-related deaths this year in Richland County.
Richland Public Health will have a free hearing screening (9 am - 1:30 pm) and a walk-in flu clinic (3 - 6 pm) on December 10.
Even if you only have a little bit to drink and think youÃ¯Â¿Â½re Ã¯Â¿Â½okay to drive,Ã¯Â¿Â½ you could still be over the legal limit, because Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving.
Although toys are fun and educational they can be dangerous. Poorly designed and constructed toys, or toys that are inappropriate for your childâs level of development can cause serious injury, and in some cases, death.
As the traditional holiday shopping season kicks off, that means increased traffic in the Ontario shopping areas on Lexington-Springmill Road extending from Park Avenue West to Walker Lake Road.
Richland Public Health and the Richland County Safe Communities Coalition are joining in a national effort to reach out to all Thanksgiving travelers with one important message: buckle up.
Hereâs a quick reminder about the importance of food safety, especially with Holiday Meals in the coming months.
The Richland County Safe Communities Coalition reports that for the month of October there were three traffic deaths in Richland County. There have been 16 total traffic-related deaths this year in Richland County.
Richland Public Health has added a flu shot clinic on November 9 from 2 - 6 p.m. This is a walk-in flu clinic and no appointments are needed.
Richland Public Health is issuing a reminder that if you head outdoors, especially if you are a hiker or hunter, it is important to remember to take preventive measures against ticks.
Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) awarded $42,000.00 in federal traffic safety funding to Richland Public Health for federal fiscal year 2016.
Richland Public Health and the Richland County Safe Communities Coalition is releasing the following information to help inform families and keep kids out of the emergency room.
Richland Public Health and SID Network of Ohio, along with other county agencies, are holding a free Community Forum on Infant Mortality on October 21.
The Richland County Safe Communities Coalition reports that for the month of September there were three traffic fatalities in Richland County. There have been 13 total traffic-related deaths this year in Richland County.
Richland Public Healthâs annual Fall Hike for Health on Saturday, October 17 from 9 am to 2 pm, is expanding to include a second location.