Have you heard about the Cottonwood Riverfront Trails and Recreation Master Plan (CRTRMP)? In 2016 The City of Cottonwood completed an overall plan on expanding the Riverfront Trails and Recreation Area. Yavapai County Community Health Services would like your feedback on how the implementation of this plan (cottonwoodaz.gov/DocumentCenter/Home/View/1748 ) would impact you and your health.
Iced Oatmeal Cookies from the Dollar Store - and Ice Cream Bars at either Fry's or Dollar Store. Read more
Go to www.YavapaiHealthySchools.com to nominate a school! Read more
Flu Widespread with Highest Number of Seasonal Cases Ever Reported by December
ADHS Public Health Officials Encourage Everyone to Get Vaccinated
PHOENIX – Flu is widespread in Arizona with 2,629 more cases reported than this time last year, the Arizona Department of Health Services announced today. As of Dec. 20, there have been 2,976 cases of flu reported compared to 347 for the same time period in 2016, which is a 758 percent increase in flu activity. Read more
The Arizona Department of Health Services has completed a multi-year effort to launch an electronic system called eWIC that replaces paper checks with a card for families that participate in the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program.
WIC families can also download the EzWIC app for Apple and Android devices. This app will allow them to search the WIC Food List, scan items in the store to see if they are WIC-approved, and check their current benefit balance. Read more
Creative Contract Packaging LLC is voluntarily recalling 4,412 cases, or 13,236 total pounds, of two code dates of HERB-OX® Beef Flavor Granulated Bouillon, due to the potential presence of an undeclared milk allergen.
Consumers who are allergic to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Green Cuisine, a San Fernando, Calif. establishment, is recalling approximately 36,854 pounds of chicken and turkey salad products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard silica and glass fragments, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.
The ready-to-eat chicken and turkey salads were produced from Nov. 4 - 15, 2017. The following products are subject to recall:
Yorgo’s recalls all Greek-style foods after Listeria testing
Trader Joe's dip, sauce among more than 40 products implicated in expanded recall
The ready-to-eat (RTE) broccoli slaw and kale salads with chicken meat items were produced from Oct. 3, 2017 through Oct. 6, 2017. The following product is subject to the public health alert: [View Label (PDF Only)] Read more
October is Healthy Lung Month, so this is a perfect chance to talk about some household toxins that could have a negative impact on lung health. Such substances include asbestos, radon, arsenic, and carbon monoxide. Since they are commonly found inside homes, it is imperative that you know how they can affect your health, and what you can do to lower your risk. Read more