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Putting Families First

By Mary Margaret Fouse-Bishop, Nurse Supervisor, Jefferson County Public Health After having my first child, I remember feeling a lot of emotions: joy and amazement of bringing a human being into the world, fear of caring for a baby, anxiety about


Routine Care Is Essential — Now More than Ever!

COVID-19 has changed many things. But one thing has stayed the same—children still need their check-ups. Jefferson County families have been doing their part by staying home as much as possible to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Getting well-child care is