Stories tagged with: Jennifer Hiestand

July 9, 2015 - 5:48pm
12 weeks 5 days ago

As mosquitoes continue to rise this season, the constant rain is not helping the problem.

The Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department is still conducting its mosquito spraying to try to combat this issue, but Public Information Officer, Jennifer Hiestand, said there are other ways to help control the spread.

"Really the best thing that people can do, eliminate the standing water they have in their yards, flower pots, gutters, discarded tires, pool covers, bird baths,...

March 10, 2015 - 2:55pm
30 weeks 5 hours ago

Get ready to get healthy. The annual Community Health Fair is returning to Colony Square Mall this weekend.

Starting Friday morning with informative sessions and interactive demonstrations, the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department offers something for everyone all day at the fair.

Public Information Officer, Jennifer Hiestand, said there are many news things this year that align with the goal of the health fair.

"This year, we wanted to be educational but more...

June 11, 2014 - 5:21pm
1 year 16 weeks ago

Proper vehicle maintenance is always important, but that's especially true following a harsh winter.

AAA offered free vehicle inspections to drivers at the Northside Pharmacy on Maysville Pike Wednesday. Kimberly Schwind with AAA said a lot of vehicle breakdowns could be prevented with proper maintenance check-ups.

"People all too often will neglect their maintenance of their vehicle because they want to save money, but what they don't realize is that could really...

April 5, 2013 - 3:47pm
2 years 26 weeks ago

To commemorate National Health Care Week, The Zanesville Muskingum County Health Department hosted a Community Health Fair at Colony Square Mall today.

The healthy conscious and mall goers were able to stop by several booths to manage their health care, get free health screenings and preventative information.

Jennifer Hiestand, Public Information Officer at ZMCHD said, "Well we are offering free health screenings, free hearing screenings, there is free body fat analysis,...

April 3, 2013 - 6:01pm
2 years 26 weeks ago

It is National Public Health Week and The Zanesville Muskingum County Health Department is recognizing public health.

Prevention can save lives and money and this Friday and Saturday, the Health Department is having a Community Health Fair at Colony Square Mall.

Public Information officer, Jennifer Hiestand said, "We try to reach out to people about their health, a lot of times health is not a persons priority. So we try to do this out at the mall and and we try to provide...

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