Living Well in Prince George's County

Icon HEALTH POLICIES & PRACTICES IN PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY

  • Prince George's County Fire Department: Check Your Fire Alarms
    (Tuesday, March 14, 2017)
    Prince George's County Fire Department is urging residents to check their fire alarms after a fatal fire in Capitol Heights.Here is the story. Read More
  • Sight 'n Vision and Senior Talk Radio Show
    (Wednesday, March 1, 2017)
    Ecumenical Health Council provides a program each month with Reverend “Radio” Ray Raysor and his wife, Rene Sewell-Raysor's Sight 'n Vision and Senior Talk Radio program. The program deals with information for people with disabilities… Read More
  • Firefighters Provide Urgent Care to Avoid Costly ER Visits
    (Monday, February 13, 2017)
    Prince George's County Fire Department is doing a pilot program where they are visiting residents who have visited the ER five times or more per year in the past-and giving them assistance to avoid visiting… Read More
  • West Baltimore Barbershop: Haircut and a Flu Shot
    (Wednesday, February 1, 2017)
    Kaiser Permanente and other health care providers hope that by going to one of the most frequented and trusted institutions in the African-American community they can encourage residents to get preventive care that can help… Read More

Icon HEALTH AT A GLANCE

  • Más Niños pueden Tener Riesgos de una Alta Presión Arterial
    (Tuesday, June 14, 2016)
  • Washington D.C. On Top as "Fittest City"
    (Tuesday, June 14, 2016)
  • Female and Teen Obesity Rates Increase in U.S.
    (Tuesday, June 14, 2016)
  • Ways to Improve Your Walking Regime
    (Tuesday, June 14, 2016)

Icon HEALTH ISSUES IN THE NEWS

  • Women's History: The Black Women of the Historic Chicago Women's Golf Club
    (Tuesday, March 14, 2017)
    As we celebrate Women's History Month, it is great time to celebrate pioneers who paved the way for those who followed them.  The historic Chicago's Women's Club, still thriving after 80 years and currently the… Read More
  • Diet May Impact Mental Health
    (Tuesday, March 14, 2017)
    CBS reports on how what you eat may impact your mental health.Here is the link to the story. Read More
  • How to Avoid the Flu
    (Monday, February 13, 2017)
    It is flu season-and here are some ideas to avoid it.Click here for the information. Read More
  • Prince George's County Public Schools Increase Their Graduation Rates
    (Friday, January 27, 2017)
    Superintendent Maxwell announces an increase in the high school graduation rate for many public high schools in Prince George's County.Click Here for the Story Read More