Tag Archives: Jill L. Fries

Avoiding “pie crust promises”

by Jill L. Fries, Health Educator, MCHD Over the last two years or so, the staff of the Marquette County Health Department has been working diligently at creating a supportive atmosphere of wellness for its coworkers. It is a work in progress, and yet great strides have been made to offer healthier food options at lunch meetings, […]

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The recent 31 Days of Pink fundraising campaign helped support the U.P. Breast Health Fund through local health departments. (Courtesy of Marquette County Health Department)

Free breast health services available to women

by Jill L. Fries, Marquette County Health Department The face of health care is changing, and how preventative services are delivered to our most economically challenged individuals has had to change as well to meet the enormous need in our community. To address this change, the Superior Health Foundation has begun a collaboration process with local […]

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