Posts With Keyword ‘Health’

Infant Immunization Week

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:23 am

This week is Infant Immunization Week. Bonnie Van Der Weerdt at Pella Regional Health Center tells us the reason infant immunization is so important is because infant immune systems are much weaker and they have a hard time fighting off disease.

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Health and Wellness Efforts at Pella Manufacturers Recognized

Posted: Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Two of Pella’s major manufacturers have been recognized by the Wellness Council of Iowa for efforts and accomplishments in promoting health and wellness in the workplace.

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Last Day to Register for ‘Live Healthy Marion County’

Posted: Thursday, January 14th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Thursday is the final day to register for the Live Healthy Marion County program, before the 100-day challenge begins on Friday.

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County Public Health: Vaccines Coming, No Shortage Expected

Posted: Thursday, October 15th, 2009 at 6:28 am

Marion County Public Health is expecting to start H1N1 clinics for priority groups later this month, as they await more vaccine.

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Officials: Get Enough Vitamin D

Posted: Saturday, August 8th, 2009 at 6:56 am

Two recent studies have shown that millions of American children are not getting enough vitamin D, which helps the body absorb calcium.

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Vendors Sought for Health Fair in Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, August 8th, 2009 at 6:48 am

The Knoxville Recreation Center is hosting their 2009 Health and Wellness Fair October 20th, and local vendors for the fair need to be signed up by

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