Maternal and Child Health Program
The Maternal and Child Health Program (MCH) helps women and families to become healthy ans stay healthy. MCH is an organized community effort to link people to services, create healthy communities, and raise community awareness.
MCH program services include:
The Cuyahoga County Board of Health (CCBH) Rabies Prevention Program serves to protect the public from the threat of rabies. Rabies is a serious disease that affects animals and humans and can result in death if left untreated.
It is commonly associated with wild animals such as raccoons, skunk, bats,
The Cuyahoga County Board of Health Animal Venue Program protects the public from the health and safety risks that are associated with animals in public settings.
Animals can provide valuable and unique opportunities for education and entertainment. However, numerous illness outbreaks, exposure incidents
Air Quality – Air Pollution Control
No matter where you live, you are affected by ambient air quality. Whether it is pollen or dust, pollution from automobiles, or smog caused by businesses or industry, ambient air can have a major impact on the health of residents.
Here in the Cleveland area,
The Cuyahoga County Board of Health (CCBH) Rabies Prevention Program serves to protect the public from the threat of rabies. Rabies is a serious disease that affects animals and humans and can result in death if left untreated. It is commonly associated with wild animals such as raccoons, skunk, bats,
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In cooperation with the City of East Cleveland, the Cleveland Division of Air Quality, the Cuyahoga County Executive’s Office, and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, CCBH will participate in the cleanup of the ARCO recycling facility at 1705 Noble Road
Throughout history, honey bees have played a vital role in agriculture. Along with producing honey, bees pollinate many of our fruit and vegetable crops. In Ohio, these include apples, melons, cucumbers and pumpkins. Nearly one-third of our diet benefits directly or indirectly from honey bee pollination.
Indoor air can be unhealthier and more polluted than outdoor air. Some of these pollutants include cleaning chemicals, cigarette smoke, and mold. Other non-visible dangers include carbon monoxide and radon.
Asthma & Allergies
The rates of children diagnosed with asthma have increase significantly
What is an Allergy?
Allergies happen because your body’s immune system has a bad reaction to something that can be harmless to other people such as dust, pollen, or certain foods.
What is an Allergen?
It is the thing that irritates your body and causes you to have an allergic reaction.
About the Health Commissioner
Terry Allan has served area residents for 24 years in the public health field with a background that includes direct program and administrative experience in Environmental Health, Epidemiology and Surveillance, and Community Health.
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