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Mono-Gram - Advice for people living in or traveling to South Florida

Advice for people living in or traveling to South Florida

 

The Florida Department of Health has identified two areas of Miami-Dade County where Zika is being spread by mosquitoes. In addition to the previously identified area in the Wynwood neighborhood, there is now mosquito-borne spread of Zika virus in a section of Miami Beach.

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Mono-Gram - Hantavirus 4/27/2016

Wednesday April 27, 2016

               

‘Tis The Season for Hantavirus

 

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Mono-Gram - Flu Update 4/14/2016

April 14, 2016

 

End of Flu Season!

 

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Mono-Gram - Zika Update 3/30/2016

CDC Issues Updated Zika Recommendations for the Public:

Timing of Pregnancy after Zika Exposure and Prevention of Sexual Transmission

 

CDC has issued new guidance and information to prevent Zika virus transmission and health effects:

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Mono-Gram - Flu Update 3/30/2016

March 30, 2016

 

Flu Update – Down But Not Out

 

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Mono-Gram - Flu Update 3/16/2016

March 16, 2016

 

Weekly Flu Update – Late Peak?

 

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Mono County Access & Functional Needs (AFN) Registry

This registry website allows residents with access and functional needs an opportunity to provide information to emergency response agencies so those agencies can better serve them in a disaster or other emergencies.

The information collected here will not be available to the public.  It will only be shared with emergency response agencies to improve their ability to serve.

Mono-Gram - Raw Milk 3/4/2016

March 3, 2016

Serious Bacterial Infections Lead to Recall of Raw Milk

 

Executive Summary: We believe it has been clearly demonstrated that the consumption of raw milk poses a realistic and unnecessary health threat because of possible contamination with pathogenic bacteria. It is therefore recommended that raw milk not be consumed, especially by young children, pregnant women, or any person suffering from a chronic disease or a suppressed immune system.

Emergency Preparedness Tip-of-the-Month - February 2016

Disasters can change everything!  When an emergency happens you may have to decide what to do very quickly, while you are worrying about what might happen next.  By planning ahead, it is easier to make the right decisions when the worst happens.

You need to understand what puts you at risk from disasters and take steps to lower your risk.  Our plan is to share small steps each month in 2016 to help you become better prepared.

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