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Mono-Gram - Smoke, Lightning, and Heat 6/26/15

 

Smoke, Lightning, and Heat

Below is a summary of key points to keep in mind for the next few days --

Mono-Gram - Hantavirus 6/19/15

Friday, June 19, 2015

Note: This is a copy of the Mono-Gram sent out on April 22, 2015 regarding hantavirus. It is being resent in response to an unconfirmed rumor that is being circulated that there is “a nasty virus circulating that is killing people in town”. In response, at least one residence has been “tented” to eliminate this risk. I am going to presume – perhaps incorrectly – that the alleged culprit is the hantavirus.

Mono-Gram - Influenza Season Winding Down 4/8/15

Influenza Season Winding Down

The masking period for Mono County healthcare workers who did not receive an influenza vaccination has now ended. However, influenza continues to circulate at low levels.

Throughout the year, public health conducts screening of all Sierra Park Family Medicine and Pediatrics visits for influenza-like illness (ILI), which is defined as a documented (by history or exam) fever of >=100 degrees F, accompanied by a cough and/or sore throat, not explained by another diagnosis (e.g., strept throat or RSV).

Mono-Gram - Round Fire Hazardous Debris Advisory

February 11, 2015

Advisory Notice

Debris and Ash from Residential Fire may be Hazardous

Mono-Gram - E-Cigarettes: An E-Normous Problem 1/29/2015

For over 20 years, the State of California has led the nation in anti-tobacco efforts, but the emergence of electronic cigarettes (e-Cigarette) may undo decades of public health efforts to reduce tobacco use in California. Thankfully, many Mono County stores have resisted the urge to contribute to this e-cigarette phenomena.

SIDS Program

NEW SAFE SLEEP MEDIA CAMPAIGN

Mono-Gram - Measles update 1/13/2015

Measles - In Times Like These

Twas the week before Christmas, when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse…… – except at Disneyland!

Current Situation

Who woulda thunk it! During one of the busiest weeks of the year at Disneyland and California Adventure theme parks - kids were exposed to and came down with MEASLES!

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