Tag - Prevention

Prescription Drug Take-Back Boxes

Did you know you should NOT flush medications down a toilet or sink?  Sarah Cooper from the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse...

Heat Safety

Heat-related deaths and illnesses are preventable, yet hundreds of people die annually from extreme heat in the U.S. Dr. William S. Paul from the...

Zika

Do you have tropical travel plans this summer? If you’re concerned about the Zika virus, Dr. Morgan McDonald from the Tennessee Department of Health...

Teen Drinking

Teen alcohol use kills about 4,700 people each year, more than all other drugs combined. Phaedra Marriott-Olsen from Mothers Against Drunk Driving...

Mosquito Control

Did you know that when temperatures reach a consistent 50 degrees, mosquito eggs hatch and mosquito season begins? Spring is here, and it’s time to...

TUNE IN LIVE

Community Health Matters airs on the second Monday of each month at 9:30 a.m. Central Time, with an encore showing on the second Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m Central.