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Have Questions about Monkeypox? We’re Here to Answer Them!

Have Questions about Monkeypox? We’re Here to Answer Them!

August 12, 2022

We've compiled a list of questions most commonly asked about monkeypox and answered them for you! We want everyone in our community to stay safe, and staying informed is the best way to reduce your risk of illness and protect others too. Check out the FAQs

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World Breastfeeding Week

World Breastfeeding Week

August 05, 2022

It’s World Breastfeeding Week! This is a week we can all celebrate, because it impacts our whole community. Many people may think of breastfeeding as a “mom thing,” but breastfeeding is a public health issue that deserves recognition and investment on all levels.

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Stay Bat Safe!

Stay Bat Safe!

July 28, 2022

While bats can be beneficial to people and the environment by feeding on night-flying insects such as mosquitos and pollinating plants and trees, they can also carry a harmful disease called rabies. Knowing how to stay safe if you see a bat or come in contact with one is important for preventing illness and keeping yourself and others safe.

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Amanda Dugger Recognized as West Spokane Wellness Partnership’s Member of the Month!

Amanda Dugger Recognized as West Spokane Wellness Partnership’s Member of the Month!

July 20, 2022

The Spokane Regional Health District has some incredibly dedicated staff, and we’re always excited when one of our team members is recognized by the community. This month Amanda Dugger, health program specialist with SRHD’s Youth Cannabis & Commercial Tobacco Program, is being recognized as the West Spokane Wellness Partnership’s Coalition member of the month.

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Beat the Summer Heat!

July 11, 2022

While the sun is a nice change from the cold and rainy spring we had, it’s important to consider the health risks that are associated with higher temperatures and find ways to keep ourselves and others safe in the heat.

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