June 4, 2015: Keep Safety in Mind at Home and at Play

Taylor RadtkeNews

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community.   June is National Safety Month. Keeping ourselves and those around us safe is a responsibility we all must take seriously. As we go about our day, many of us encounter hazards that could place us at risk for accident … Read More

May 27, 2015: Stay Safe on the Water

Taylor RadtkeNews

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community. With the Memorial Day holiday having passed and temperatures forecast to climb into the 80’s later this week, summer has arrived in Nevada’s capital. With the arrival of the season, Carson City residents and visitors will be flocking to our … Read More

May 20, 2015: Cook and Store Your Food Safely – Summer Picnics Can Present a Food Safety Challenge

Taylor RadtkeNews

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community. This weekend, America will honor those who have given the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country by observing Memorial Day. This occasion gives us a great opportunity to reflect on the costs of freedom and to be grateful that … Read More

May 13, 2015: National Women’s Health Week

Taylor RadtkeNews

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community. We are at the midpoint of National Women’s Health Week, which kicked off on Sunday with the observance of Mother’s Day. Carson City Health and Human Services is joining with healthcare providers across the country in the week-long event to … Read More

May 6, 2015: May is Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

Taylor RadtkeNews

This column appears in the Nevada Appeal Wednesday health pages. It addresses topics related to the health of our community. May is Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month, and Carson City Health and Human Services is proud to work with our partners across the region to educate young people. Through CCHHS’ Adolescent Health Education Programs, the Health Department offers two evidence-based programs … Read More