New partnership allows local dental center to expand services to Medicaid adults

New partnership allows local dental center to expand services to Medicaid adults

The Saginaw County Department of Public Health (SCDPH) announces a new partnership with My Community Dental Centers (MCDC). My Community Dental Centers operates the dental center at 185 N. Frost Dr. in Saginaw on behalf of the health department. The dental center is dedicated to providing quality care to all,...

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Extreme Heat Safety

Extreme Heat Safety

With temperatures expected to climb this time of year, the Saginaw County Department of Public Health is advising residents of the health risks associated with extreme temperatures and preventive measures they can take to stay safe. Any time temperatures are in the upper 80s and above, body temperature can rise...

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Saginaw County Department of Public Health Urges Food Safety for Summer Activities

Saginaw County Department of Public Health Urges Food Safety for Summer Activities

Summer will soon be here and with it will be cookouts, camping, road trips, and other activities that involve food. The Saginaw County Department of Public Health (SCDPH) is reminding families to take extra care not to let food-borne bacteria, which grows more quickly in hot weather, ruin the fun....

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Saginaw County Department of Public Health Recognizes National HIV Testing Day

Saginaw County Department of Public Health Recognizes National HIV Testing Day

June 27, 2016 is National HIV Testing Day and serves as a reminder to get the facts, get tested and get involved to take care of yourself and your partners. There is an estimated 1.2 million people in the United States who are living with HIV. One in eight people...

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