Local Law Enforcement Agencies Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs Across the Basin

Local law enforcement agencies and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs, April 27 and 28. Pills and patches will be accepted. (The DEA cannot accept liquids, needles, or sharps.) The service is […]

The Importance of Immunizations

Most parents don’t look forward with joy to taking their children for shots, the word dreaded comes to mind. Anytime our children hurt or are uncomfortable it causes us pain as well. So why do we vaccinate our children?  Have you considered other benefits to immunizations? There is a great article on the CDC website […]

The Importance of Vital Records

Those in need of vital records, death and birth certificates, can now order online via tricountyhealth.com. It can be helpful to obtain a copy of a birth certificate for situations such as school registry, receiving a driver’s license, getting married, getting a replacement social security card, traveling to some locations and sometimes even signing up […]