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Birth Control: Abstinence

By KAPPI
Published: November 15, 2012

There are many forms of birth control if you choose to have sex, but the only fool-proof form of birth control is abstinence. Abstinence means not having sex. 

Kathy Brown Visits Phil Williams on 98.7 FM

By Kristin Eubanks
Published: October 24, 2012

On Oct. 24, the Knox County Health Department's Kathy Brown was on the Phil Williams Show on NewsTalk 98.7 FM WOKI to discuss mybodymyfuture.com

Avoiding an Unplanned Pregnancy

By Kristin Eubanks
Published: October 10, 2012

Having children can be a wonderful thing, but timing is everything. An unplanned pregnancy can change a teen girl’s (and boy’s) life in so many ways.

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Be Cuul without the JUUL

Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), or e-cigarettes, are battery powered devices used to deliver nicotine and flavored oils in the form of an aerosol. Most e-Cigarettes contain nicotine, which is highly addictive and can harm brain development, which continues until approximately age 25. 

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Get Vaccinated

Getting routine shots from your doctor is never fun, but getting HPV is worse.

Protect yourself by getting vaccinated. The HPV Vaccine is cancer prevention. Ask your doctor about what you can do to stay safe, or call 865-215-5000 to schedule a vaccination appointment at the Health Department.