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National Public Health Week Day 2: Don’t panic.

National Public Health Week Day 2: Don’t panic.

Apr 8, 2014

The theme for Day 2 of National Public Health Week is Don't panic. Disaster preparedness starts with community-wide commitment and action. We're here to help you weather the unexpected.

Public health professionals help communities withstand the impact of a natural or man-made disaster by planning ahead, acting as a source of information during the crisis and helping to

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National Public Health Week Day 1: Be Healthy from the Start

National Public Health Week Day 1: Be Healthy from the Start

Apr 7, 2014

April 7-13 is National Public Health Week. Each day this week, we will share information about how you can think about public health at home.

Today's theme is Be Healthy from the Start.

Public health starts at home...from family nutrition and maternal health to safety precautions and disaster preparedness.

Did you know?

  • Breastfeeding is recommended for at least the
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The Big Squeeze Encourages Residents to Check Their Blood Pressure

The Big Squeeze Encourages Residents to Check Their Blood Pressure

Mar 31, 2014

The Big Squeeze 2014 is here!

This year marks the fourth annual blood pressure awareness project organized by Live Well Sioux Falls and The Big Squeeze community team. This project has seen growing success over the years, with the number of residents screened more than tripling since 2011.

“The Big Squeeze directly correlates with the Live Well Sioux Falls initiative,”

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