Stop the Spread
of Germs!

Handwashing is the best way to prevent infection and illness. Find tips on keeping your hands clean and sanitized.

Learn more...

Flood Recovery?

When returning to flood-damaged homes or businesses, take extra precautions before and during cleanup efforts.

Do Your Part,
Be Septic Smart

Septic Smart Week is Sept. 22-26. Homeowner guidelines for onsite wastewater treatment are now available. Click here for additional resources.

Septic Smart Week

Strong Today,
Falls Free Tomorrow

Sept. 23 is Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Check out the falls-prevention events planned around the state.

Learn more...

older man exercising

Prepare for the School
Year with Required

Learn more about the immunizations required for children attending Missouri schools.

Boy getting immunizations.

Attention Students
and Staff!

Join us for the 100 MO Miles Campus Challenge, a wellness program for college students, faculty and staff.

Log your miles...

100 MO Miles Campus Challenge. September 1 - 30.

Put Fruits and Veggies
Center Stage

When menu planning, make fruits and veggies center stage on your plate.  From nutritional facts to healthy recipes to what is in season, find it here.

fruits and vegetables

Take the Challenge

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

100 Missouri Miles Challenge reaches 2 million miles! View video...

100 Missouri Miles of physical activity

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.

Learn more...

insect repellent

Find a program for...