Livingston County Adult Flu Shots

Livingston County residents 19 years of age and older can get their flu shot, Wednesday October 2nd at the Livingston County Health Center.  Ann Burchett from the Health Center says there is no charge for the vaccine. She says additional opportunities for adults to get vaccinated will be announced until vaccine supply runs out. She says they will be opportunities […]

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Strength Training Important for over 50

As we get older, our activity level declines which means we lose muscle strength. Sarah Wood is a Nutrition and Health Specialist with the University of Missouri Extension Center. She says when you are over 30, you should think about a strength training program. She says the first think you will notice from a loss of muscle mass is reduction […]

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Men’s Health Month Wraps Up

June is “Men’s Health Month” across the nation. Gina Lucas, a University of Missouri Extension Center Nutrition and Health Education Specialist says it’s a month of screenings, health fairs, health education and outreach activities. She says statistics show men die at a higher rate than women in nine of the top ten causes of death. Men also account for 92% […]

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