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March 27, 2015

Spring Public Health Informer Newsletter

In this edition:

  • Moving and Grooving with Boise Child Care Providers
  • Protection Against Mumps
  • Parents As Teachers Home Visitation Program
  • Spotlight on Reproductive Health Services
  • And more!

Spring Shotline Newsletter

In this edition:

  • Changes ahead for CDHD Immunizations Department
  • CDHD Receives Grant to Increase HPV Vaccination Rates
  • Measles Information for Schools and Childcare Providers

March 25, 2015

Tobacco Cessation Classes Planned for April and May

Dates: April 27 - May 5, 2015 (Mon, Tue)
Time: M and Tu from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Timberline High School     

Dates: May 11-19, 2015 (Mon, Tue)
Time: M and Tu from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Hillside Junior High  

Details Here

March 24, 2015

Spring 2015 Workshops Now Enrolling

  • Saturday, April 11th & Saturday, May 9th
  • Location & Registration Details Here

March 13, 2015

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month: Screening Could Save Your Life

For Pastor Mike Freeman of Boise, polyps have assumed an unwelcomed place among three generations of his family. It was 37 years ago when Freeman was faced with losing his colon to a cluster of polyps. At the age of 18 he had to make some tough decisions. Continue Reading

March 4, 2015

It's time to register for the 2015 Creating Healthy Communities Summit

  • April 20 & 21, 2015 @ Boise State University Student Union Building
  • This will be an action focused summit building on last year’s summit that identified cross-sector health priority areas in Idaho.
  • Learn More & Register

April 7th | Cholesterol Screening and Cardiac Risk Assessment in Boise

Tuesday, April 7th | 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.

  • Screening includes HDL/LDL levels, Cholesterol/HDL ratio, triglycerides, blood pressure check, and nutrition and exercise guidelines. No appointment needed!
  • Cost $20 (cash or check only, please)
  • Important Screening Details

Healthy Initiatives Training for Boise Child Care Providers

Information & Upcoming Training Dates
CDHD and the City of Boise are working together to provide child care providers with the tools they need to comply with the City’s ordinance which focuses on limited screen time, increased physical activity, nutrition and infant feeding. Learn more here.

More News

Immunization Records Request

Do you need a copy of your or your child's Immunizations Records? Follow the link below for instructions on requesting those records.



Infographic: Protect your child from measles. Measles is still common in many parts of the world. Unvaccinated travelers who get measles in other countries continue to bring the disease into the United States. Give your child the best protection against measles with two doses of measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine. Measles: Learn More

Ebola Virus: Learn More

You Can Quit. Learn more.

Find a tobacco cessation class near you

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