To enhance the health and well-being of all who live, learn, work, and play in the five county Horizon Community
Striving to promote and protect the health of all citizens, Horizon Public Health offers a wide variety of programs and services designed to enhance the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities in our 5-county service area.
The extensive list of programs and services offered by Horizon Public Health generally fall into one of six core public health areas of responsibility and are available to all residents of Douglas, Grant, Pope, Stevens and Traverse Counties dependent on program-specific eligibility criteria. We invite you to explore those programs and services in more detail and contact us if you believe that one of those programs and/or services could help you reach your maximum health potential.
Cook Thoroughly Fresh and frozen raw meat, poultry and fish should be cooked hot enough to kill the bacteria,parasites and viruses that may be in the product.
Pick an outdoor activity to shed that cooped-up gym workout. Try a nature walk, playing games with your kids, cycling, or roller blading. Remember, a family that plays together not
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