Nov 16

Public Health Data and Why It Matters

Posted on November 16, 2023 at 8:44 AM by Riley Cole

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As part of our efforts to build a healthy Linn County, Linn County Public Health leverages the expertise of our epidemiologist and public health data. Our agency added an epidemiologist to our staff in 2013. 

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Oct 19

10 Food Safety Mistakes

Posted on October 19, 2023 at 12:03 PM by Riley Cole

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When you are trying out a new recipe you found on social media, making a quick snack, or cleaning your kitchen, it's important to avoid these 10 food safety mistakes. By being diligent when preparing food, you can prevent foodborne illnesses, keeping you and your loved ones safe and healthy. 

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Sep 21

Green Cleaning with 7 Safe Recipes

Posted on September 21, 2023 at 9:02 AM by Riley Cole

Green cleaning is a safe way to clean your home.

To keep your home safe and healthy, you should follow the eight healthy homes principles, one of which is to keep your home clean. You can keep your home clean by emptying the trash on a regular basis, avoiding clutter, and cleaning your home with various methods, like "green cleaning."

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