MDCH News Releases
August 2001
Citizens Reminded to Take Effective Mosquito Prevention Precautions This Labor Day WeekendMichigan Department of Community Health Director, James K. Haveman, Jr., Michigan Department of Agriculture Director, Dan Wyant and Michigan Department of Community Health Chief Medical Executive, Dr. David R. Johnson today urged all Michigan residents, especially seniors, to protect themselves from mosquitoes while enjoying their Labor Day weekend activities.
Commission on End of Life Care Presents Report to EnglerThe Michigan Commission on End of Life Care today presented Governor John Engler with a comprehensive report and recommendations on how to improve humane and dignified treatment at the end of life.
Engler Awards $2,369,554 for Drug and Violence Prevention -- Jackson and Lansing area projects to receive $580,605Governor John Engler has awarded $2,369,544 in funds for youth and family prevention programs incorporating drug and violence prevention, education, and other related activities. Lansing area and Jackson will receive $580,605 in funding.

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