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Preparing a Safe Sleeping Environment for Your Baby

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Published: January 31, 2013

If you’re a new parent, you will be facing a lot of new challenges, many you may have never seen coming. You will find that there are a lot of things you had never thought about that now you must plan for.


Preparing for Parenthood

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Published: January 2, 2013

A baby doesn’t come with a diapers and a crib. These are things you will have to get on your own.

What you Need to Know About Doctor's Visits if You're Pregnant (Part 2)

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Published: December 6, 2012

In Part 1, we covered some of the questions you might have about seeing the doctor if you are pregnant. We’ll pick up right where we left off and provide even more answers.

What you Need to Know About Doctor's Visits if You're Pregnant (Part 1)

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Published: December 4, 2012

You’ve missed your period, taken a home pregnancy test and think you might be pregnant. What do you do now?

I Think My Girlfriend Might Be Pregnant

By KAPPI
Published: November 8, 2012

You and your girlfriend had unprotected sex without using birth control, and now you think she may be pregnant. What do you do?

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

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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.