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WIC Kitchen: Heart-shaped food helps celebrate Valentine's Day

WIC

Feb. 8, 2023 - By Sierra Rosales Now that it’s February, love is in the air. Holidays such as Valentine’s Day remind us to be a little sweeter, kinder and to share the love. ...

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Say cheese! It's Children's Dental Health Month

Dentistry

Feb. 1, 2023 - By Katie Minor Do you remember the first time you brushed your teeth? You were most likely too young to remember. How about the second time? Third? You probabl...

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Ticks in January? They're out there.

Environmental Health

Jan. 30, 2023 - By Mary Wade Burnside Ed Michael, a retired West Virginia University wildlife ecology professor, was staying at his Tucker County cabin at the first of the yea...

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It's never too late to vaccinate

News

Jan. 27, 2023 - With flu season approaching its peak, you more than likely have already dealt with some kind of sickness this winter. And believe us, we know there have been a ...

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Keeping you and your baby healthy during Birth Defects Awareness Month

News

Jan. 25, 2023 - By Katie Minor If you or someone you know has ever been pregnant, you probably know how difficult it can be to adjust to a different way of life for the sake o...

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MCHD named NOAA Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador

News

Jan. 19, 2023 - Monongalia County Health Department has been named a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. NOAA’s WRN partners...

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Do you live in a radon zone? MCHD can help you find out.

Environmental Health

Jan. 18, 2023 - By Mary Wade Burnside In the United States, 1 in 15 homes have high levels of radon, but here in Monongalia County, that number is 1 in 5. Monongalia County He...

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Monongalia County Health Department offers a discount on radon testing

Press Release

Jan. 12, 2023 - MORGANTOWN, WV (Jan. 12, 2022) — If you reside in Monongalia County or nearby, you live in a radon zone. Nationally, 1 in 15 homes have high levels of radon,...

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Cervical Cancer Awareness Month starts with HPV prevention

Clinical Services

Jan. 11, 2023 - By Katie Minor It’s the start of a new year: a time for self-improvement and reflecting on goals. One goal you might have for the new year is to stay healthier...

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Monongalia Co. QRT recognized by U.S. Attorney

Press Release

Jan. 10, 2023 - Contact: Mary Wade Burnside Public Information Officer Monongalia County Health Department Morgantown, WV 26505 (304) 598-5152 | www.monchd.org MaryWade.Burnsi...

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COVID hospitalizations rising; new variant very contagious

Alert

Jan. 10, 2023 - A new COVID variant, XBB.1.5, is becoming the dominant strain and appears to be more contagious. To get a COVID vaccine, make an appointment at Monongalia Count...

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It's not to late to make this a Dry January

Threat Preparedness

Jan. 5, 2023 - By Mary Wade Burnside Happy new year! Did you stay up late and toast 2023 with champagne at midnight? Have you maybe celebrated the new year since? Even though...

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Fight seasonal affective disorder (SAD) with light, exercise, friends & more

News

Jan. 4, 2023 - By Katie Minor Can you believe it’s already January? The holidays have passed, the new year has begun, and we are well into winter. Even though the days are f...

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