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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Comenzando Bien returns to the Health Department

Attention expecting moms and families! The Norwalk Health Department is now enrolling for our popular prenatal program, Comenzando Bien. Whether this is your first pregnancy or your fifth, join us at Comenzando Bien for educational information, nutrition ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Fight the Bite! Health Department Helps Norwalkers Avoid Mosquitoes

Summer months bring fun in the sun, but they also bring mosquitoes! These bugs are more than just a nuisance with their itchy, uncomfortable bites; mosquitoes can carry serious diseases like West Nile Virus. Therefore, during this time of year, the Health...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Norwalk Health Department Promotes and Supports Breastfeeding

WIC Staff Supports Breastfeeding

The first week of August is World Breastfeeding Week, and August is National Breastfeeding Month. The Norwalk Health Department encourages mothers to learn more about breastfeeding and urges other members of the community to support families in their brea...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Get Your Child's School Physical Exam at the Health Department

Norwalk students entering kindergarten, sixth, or ninth grades and those new to the Norwalk school system need a physical exam this year. Kindergarteners and new students need their physical before the school year starts. The Norwalk Health Department rem...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

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August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM). This month, the Health Department joins the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other health officials to celebrate the benefits of vaccines and highlight their importance for peo...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Health Department's Privacy Practices Available Online

Under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule, the Norwalk Health Department is required to provide its Notice of Privacy Practices to all patients the first time they receive a service from us and make it available on...

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