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Kentucky House passes statewide, smoke-free law
On February 13, the Kentucky House of Representatives took steps to protect the health of all Kentuckians with the passage of a statewide, smoke-free law. There is support for smoke-free laws, both locally and statewide. A poll conducted by the Health Department in the summer of 2014 found that 65 percent of Northern Kentuckians support a smoke-free law. Further, the Kentucky Health Issues Poll shows that nearly seven in ten Kentuckians favor a smoke-free law.
Health Centers continue to exceed immunization goals
Immunizations are one of the most effective public health tools, and it is an area in which the Health Department excels: A recent audit found that 95 percent or more of children seen at the Health Department’s county health centers had received all of their recommended immunizations.