If not it's not too late. Flu season has yet to hit its peak. Get yourself and your family protected...get vaccinated. Lewis County Public Health offers flu shots every Tuesday 9am -10:30am and the first Wednesday of the month from 3pm- 5pm. Not available during those times? Call to make an appointment (315) 376-5453.
Are you sick? Have you traveled recently? Is it Flu or Ebola? Click here for more information.
Have questions on Ebola??? Call the New York State Department of Health Ebola Information Line 1-800-861-2280, or visit the New York State Department of Health Website.
For information that is updated daily in regards to traveling and the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa visit the CDC Website. Still have questions? Call Lewis County Public Health at (315) 376-5453. Keep yourself healthy and informed!
Lewis County Public Health is excited to announce the new Take Charge with Diabetes Program, a health education program designed to complement and enhance medical treatment and Diabetes management. This is a 6 session program where participants will learn techniques to handle fatigue, stress, pain and the emotions of Diabetes. Participants will also learn appropriate exercise for their condition, healthy eating and monitoring, skin and foot care, and appropriate use of medciation. The first class is scheduled to being in January 2015. For more information on the program call Lewis County Public Health at (315)-376-5453
Lewis County Public Health is excited to announce the new NYS Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) , a proven way to prevent diabetes in people who have prediabetes or are at risk for diabetes, by making small lifestyle changes. The DPP meets in a small group for just one hour every week for 16 weeks. Trained lifestyle coaches leads the weekly sessions to help you improve your food choices, increase physical activity, and learn coping skills to maintain weight loss and healthy lifestyle changes.To find out more information call LCPH at (315) 376-5453.