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Take the Challenge

Get outdoors for 100 Missouri Miles of physical activity and share your photos with #100MoMiles.

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100 Missouri Miles of physical activity

August is Missouri
Breastfeeding Month

Breastfeeding: A winning goal for life! Breast milk is the perfect food, with more of the good things babies need.

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Not Even a Minute

NEVER leave children or a pet unattended in automobiles.

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Choosing the Right
Insect Repellent

In areas where both ticks and mosquitoes are a concern, a product with 20 percent to 50 percent DEET will give the best well-rounded protection.

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Stay cool.
Stay hydrated.
Stay informed.

Check on at-risk friends, family and neighbors during extreme heat. Beat the heat by finding a cooling center near you.

40 Years WIC

Rabies can be this
close to you

Rabies is a deadly disease transmitted by saliva. Vaccinate all dogs and cats.

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WIC is MOOoving to 1%
Milk and/or Skim Milk

Same great taste and nutrition, just less the fat! 1% and skim milk are for adults and children 2 years and older.

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Protect the Skin
You're In

Reduce your risk of skin cancer by taking these steps: Rub It On, Seek Shade, Shield Your Skin, Use Your Head, Grab Your Shades

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