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Clay County Missouri Community Health in Action Accepting Award Nominations

Liberty, Mo. – August 10, 2015 – The Community Health in Action (CHIA) awards committee is accepting award nominations for individuals and businesses that are working towards creating a healthier community. New and on-going partnerships are vital to assure conditions exist where people can be healthy. We constantly hear of …

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Extra Effort Brings Honors for Tri-County Mental Health Services Worker

[adblockingdetector id="2"] Kendra Boyer, RN, is used to pitching in when things get hectic at work. Staff nurse for Tri-County Mental Health Services, Boyer works with the organization’s physicians, fields patient phone calls and makes sure that medications are administered as directed. So when a staff vacancy made things a …

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World Breastfeeding Week Set for August 1-7, 2015

Article by Aaron Smullin, Clay County Public Health Center Liberty, Mo. – July 27, 2015 – The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) is pleased to announce that the slogan for World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) 2015 is: Breastfeeding and Work: Let’s Make it Work! “When the community comes together, we …

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Claire McCaskill Joins Kansas City Area Teen to Shine Light on Diabetes Research

United States Senator Claire McCaskill

Senator Claire McCaskill is the senior United States Senator from Missouri. This is a video from a bipartisan senate panel on type 1 diabetes. Amelia Cooper, a 15-year-old student from Pembroke Hill, spoke about her experience with type 1 diabetes. For more information on our Opinion Section please click here.

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