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County staff experts offer free, unbiased help comparing plans and signing up for insurance.
Liz Merson takes on new role protecting and promoting health in SLO County.
The world is full of great snack options! Choosing a healthy snack can be easy, affordable and delicious at work, at home and on the go.
The fungus that causes Valley Fever lives naturally in the soil on the Central Coast. SLO County has the third-highest number and rate of cases in California, after Kern and Kings counties.
Stay cool, stay hydrated, and stay connected during extreme heat.
Health officials commend the California Mid-State Fair for new measures to prevent the spread of illness. Visitors can also take simple steps to stay healthy when visiting animal exhibits.