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Park DuValle Opens Its First School Based Health Center

On Tuesday, February 11, 2020 Park DuValle Community Health Center (PDCHC), in partnership with Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS), opened the first of two school based health centers set to open this year. The first, located inside Pleasure Ridge Park (PRP) High School, celebrated the opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by members of both PDCHC and JCPS. The…

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10 Tips for Back to School

While JCPS doesn’t start school until next week, several of the school systems around the Louisville area have already had their first day. We’ve got a handful of tips to get you and your kiddo back on track before the first day and keep you healthy all year long. 1. Get Back on a Routine Between getting up for breakfast…

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OUTBREAK: Hep A

With Louisville’s biggest weekend of the year just a few days away, the Hepatitis A outbreak sweeping through Jefferson County and the surrounding areas has many concerned. While Hep A is usually seen in a handful of people every year, the numbers this year are far higher than normal.   Hep A is different than Hepatitis B and C in…

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