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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.

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The Florida Department of Health (FDOH) celebrates March as National Nutrition Month®, which is sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  For this year’s theme, FDOH is encouraging Floridians to “Enjoy More Fruits and Vegetables.”  An easy way to build a healthy plate is to make half your plate fruits and vegetables.  It is also a great way to add color, flavor, and texture plus vitamins, minerals and fiber. All these benefits are packed in fruits and vegetables that are also low in calories and fat.

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The Florida Department of Health in Collier County (DOH-Collier) is excited to announce the launch of the 2019 Community Health Survey. The purpose of this survey is to obtain the public’s insight regarding the health of our community. Information gathered from this survey will identify top priorities, which will drive future developments of local initiatives and services to address the thoughts, opinions and concerns of each resident. If you are a Collier County resident and would like to access the Community Health survey, either scan the QR code with any camera app on your smartphone or click on the URL. We look forward to receiving your feedback!