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

The weather is getting warmer and due to an increase in inquiries regarding patio rules, we have put together the following guidelines regarding animals and smoking.
Posted: April 21, 2017
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