Virginia Department Of Health

  A Hanover County middle school is planning to reopen for students on September 15. Liberty Middle School administrators decided to shutdown the middle school last week after three staff members tested positive for COVID-19. Custodians have completed a deep-cleaning of the buildings. According to the school’s website  in-person instruction will begin at Liberty Tuesday. […]

The Breastfeeding Scoreboard numbers are out, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s 2011 shows that more women in Virginia are choosing to breastfeed their babies. Here is the rate: women initiating breastfeeding has increased to 79.1 percent in 2008 from 75.3 percent in 2007.  These rates exceed the national rate 74.6 percent, […]

Miss America 2010 Caressa Cameron is guest speaker at the 2nd annual “Black Women’s Loving Me Conference” on March 26, 2011.  Gather a group of your female friends and come on out this conference is brought to you by Sisters Promoting H.O.P.E. http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/epidemiology/DiseasePrevention/SistersPromotingHOPE.htm

Our first stop in the 30 years of giving back, which celebrates Radio One’s 30 year anniversary, is the “Move It” With The Virginia Department Of Health, initiative, with  Dr. Karen Remley and Miss Community Clovia. The Health Department of Virginia took a break from working to bring awareness to childhood and adult obesity in […]