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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, designed to put a spot light on the nation’s second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths. “Most people know that the best method of screening for colorectal cancer is a colonoscopy,” said Jennifer Lee-Steckman, Director of...read more
The Garrett County Health Department has joined the American Cancer Society to promote 80% by 2018. The goal of this initiative is that 80% of the eligible population will be screened for colorectal cancer by 2018. There are clear benefits to early screening in that...read more
The Garrett County Steps to Better Health Committee has announced Saturday, April 8, as the date for the next Garrett County Health Fair and Family Fun Festival. The 2017 event will be held at the CARC (Community Aquatic & Recreation Complex) at Garrett College in...read more
The Steps For Better Health Committee is seeking nominations for the Garrett County Outstanding Partner in Health Awards which will be announced at the Garrett County Health Fair on April 8, 2017. Nominations must be submitted by March 24th. The award is designed to...read more
JUST LIKE YOU! Kids follow your example because they want to be Just Like You! Be a positive role model for your children and model healthy hygiene so they will eventually perform positive behaviors without being asked. April Gordon is a positive role model for her...read more