Head Lice

Head Lice

While head lice are common, it is a problem that greatly affects children and families. Scott County Health Department supports a community plan to emphasize prevention, early detection, and education as the best methods for controlling head lice. Please visit the links below for more information.

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News & Notices

Zika is a virus spread by the bite of an infected mosquito and can cause serious health problems for pregnant women and their babies. Learn more about Zika on the Scott County Health Department's Zika Virus webpage.
Posted: April 18, 2017
Staff from the Scott County Health Department will soon take part in the 6-month Iowa Walking College program. Learn more here.
Posted: April 18, 2017
Public health is always in motion, taking steps to encourage healthy habits, prevent disease, and prolong life. Every April we celebrate Public Health!
Posted: April 3, 2017