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Our Services

SCHD Services Overview
Contact information for all Saginaw County Health Department services

Water Testing

Drug Screening

WIC     Income Guidelines Insert


Communicable Diseases

Chicken Pox
Chicken pox is an infectious disease caused by the varicella zoster virus.

Fifth Disease
A very common viral infection seen mostly in preschool and school-age children, but may also affect adults.

Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease
Hand, foot, and mouth disease is caused by a virus (Coxsackie virus).

Head Lice
What you should know about head lice.

Head Lice Educational Information Sheet

Head Lice General Information and Recommendations for Schools and Childcare Centers

A common bacterial skin infection that can affect all age-groups, but is most common in infants and children.

Meningitis is an infection and inflammation of the brain lining (the meninges) and the fluid that circulates around the brain and spinal cord (cerebrospinal fluid).

An infection of the moist tissue that covers the front of the eyeball and lines the eyelids.

A common intestinal infection caused by a roundworm called a nematode.

Ringworm is actually not a worm at all! It is caused by a fungus (similar to molds and mushrooms).

A common and highly contagious skin disease caused by the “itch mite.”


Sexually Transmitted Infections

Bacterial Vaginosis


Genital Herpes


Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Pubic Lice


Yeast Infection