What is Prevention?
Primary prevention- BEFORE an issue develops.
- screening to detect early stages of cancer (mammogram, colonoscopy)
- diet and exercise programs to prevent more heart damage
- rehabilitation after a stroke
- preventing complications from injury or illness
Asotin County Health District is committed to being a trusted source of public health information by providing education, promoting health, preventing illness, and protecting the environment to help those who work, play, and live in Asotin County achieve their best health.