|Text on Button||PUBLIC HEALTH Healthy People In Healthy Communities|
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Public health is a subset of healthcare that encompasses preventing disease, promoting health through community action, and epidemiology, or the study of disease outbreaks. The Vermont Department of Public Health – Bennington is a county government public health organization. Their office partners with county, state, and federal government services, schools, health care providers, community groups and local individuals to nurture well-being through public health in Bennington County. This button shows the department's logo and motto: "Healthy People in Healthy Communities".
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