Calvert County Health Department

Health DepartmentWIC supplies the next at no cost: wholesome meals, vitamin training and counseling, breastfeeding assist, and referrals for well being care.

Students from the HLTH 391 Section 0401 class (pictured proper), taught by Lecturer Sylvette LaTouche-Howard, teamed with community companions to current an interactive well being honest in front of St. Mary’s Hall. The fair featured free well being screenings (blood stress and glucose, amongst others), and knowledge on health and wellness disparities that Prince George’s county residents commonly face, including gun violence, adolescent psychological health, intimate accomplice violence, self hurt, vitamin, sexual well being schooling, healthy living for kids, anxiety and stress, despair, and the Affordable Care Act. This was the second 12 months that SPH college students organized a health honest at Maryland Day, efficiently engaging tons of of scholars, faculty, workers and campus visitors on native well being issues. Congratulations to everyone involved on the profitable truthful!…