Did you get your flu shot this year? We’re right in the midst of flu season, so if you haven’t gotten it yet, the Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency is reminding you that it is not too late!
February is Healthy Hearts Month – What You Can Do To Keep Your Heart Healthy and Lessen Your Risk For Cardiovascular Disease (CVD). The Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency is here to remind residents that it is never too early to start caring about your heart health.
We’ve made it through one of the worst cold snaps this country has ever seen, but winter isn’t out of our hair yet! Though the snow is melting away, all of our worries definitely aren’t going with it! The Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency wants to remind residents that safety should remain a priority during the coming months.
Radon Action Month continues through the month of January and the Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency wants to remind residents that there are easy, do-it-yourself radon test kits available for free from the Environmental Health Department.
The Department of Environmental Quality has informed the Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency that water sample results from the PFAS state-wide survey are starting to become available for water supplies in Branch, Hillsdale, and St. Joseph Counties.
According to the National Fire Protection Association, supplemental heating equipment, such as a kerosene heater, is the leading cause of home fires during the months of December, January and February.