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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Get Your Child's School Physical Exam at the Health Department

Back-to-school season is fast approaching, and the first day of school will be here before we know it. If your child needs a physical exam for school this year, the Norwalk Health Department can help.

If you have insurance and a regular health care provide...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

August is National Immunization Awareness Month

August is National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM). This month, the Norwalk Health Department joins the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other health officials to celebrate the benefits of vaccines and highlight their importance...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Fight the Bite and Avoid Mosquitoes

The Health Department will launch its annual larvicide application program next week to reduce the mosquito population and prevent mosquito-borne diseases such as West Nile Virus. Workers from All Habitat Inc. will apply larvicide to various standing wate...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Dispose of Your Medications Safely this Summer

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For many Norwalkers, summertime means hosting and entertaining family and friends for cookouts, reunions, and other get togethers. As part of your summer party preparations, the Norwalk Health Department asks you to safely dispose of unused medications be...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Stay Safe and Healthy in Extreme Heat

During the hot weather, the City of Norwalk wants you to stay safe and healthy. Norwalkers are advised to stay cool and take steps to protect themselves as temperatures rise.

You can take steps to prevent heat-related illnesses:

  • Try to spend at least a few ...
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