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When is RSV Season for Kids & Adults?

Posted by Staff on November 18, 2022

One of the most common respiratory viruses is Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). In the United States, the RSV season typically starts in fall and can last into spring. It has hit harder this year, with cases on the rise affecting both adults and kids. Discover answers to common questions about RSV and how it affects adults and kids.

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Topics: Cold and Flu, News, Public Health

Is Monkeypox Dangerous?

Posted by Staff on August 10, 2022

There’s been a lot of talk about Monkeypox in the news and around the web. After going through a pandemic many of us may feel on edge when we hear, see, or read about a recent outbreak that has surfaced, causing many people to ask the question, is Monkeypox dangerous?

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Topics: News, Public Health

National Public Health Week: Public Health is Where You Are

Posted by Staff on April 04, 2022

Where we live impacts our communities’ health, and we can make our communities healthier, stronger, and safer! The 2022 National Public Health Week (NPHW) theme is “Public Health is Where You Are.” During the first full week of April each year, the American Public Health Association (APHA) brings together communities across the United States to observe National Public Health Week as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation.

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Topics: Healthy Lifestyle, News, Public Health

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