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Monthly Archives: February 2010

Hoy mismo usted puede hacer algo para dejar de fumar Posted on Feb 10

Hoy mismo usted puede hacer algo para dejar de fumar

Posted by: Jordan Coriza, Department of Public Health Jordan is the Director of Ethnic Media Engagement for the Department. El tabaquismo es la principal causa prevenible de enfermedades y muertes prematuras en Massachusetts. Más de 8.000 personas mueren cada año en el Estado por los   …Continue Reading Hoy mismo usted puede hacer algo para dejar de fumar

Working out with Diabetes Posted on Feb 9

Working out with Diabetes

Posted by: Maya Mohan, Department of Public Health Maya is the Physical Activity Coordinator for DPH  Did you watch Oprah the other day?  She did a show called “Diabetes: America’s Silent Killer”.  Dr. Oz and Bob (and a couple of others) talked about how wide-spread   …Continue Reading Working out with Diabetes

Weekly Flu Report: February 4, 2010 Posted on Feb 4

Weekly Report: Download Weekly Report_2_4_10 (Download PDF Weekly Report 2_4_10) In this week's flu report we see, once again, that the amount of flu-like illness in the state remains low and is consistent with what is expected for this time of year. Nonetheless, flu season in Massachusetts   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report: February 4, 2010

Salud y seguridad en el trabajo Posted on Feb 3

Salud y seguridad en el trabajo

Posted by: Jordan Coriza, Department of Public Health Jordan is the Director of Ethnic Media Engagement for the Department. Hola a todos: Antes de hablar del tema que les traigo hoy, quiero que sean los primeros en enterarse que este próximo sábado, 6 de febrero,   …Continue Reading Salud y seguridad en el trabajo

Vitamins in Vodka! What Next?!?! Posted on Feb 2

Vitamins in Vodka!  What Next?!?!

Posted by: Kara Ghiringhelli, Department of Public Health  Kara is a Nutrition Education Specialist at DPH. On Monday morning, as I was getting ready to go to work, I overheard a news report that nearly stopped me in my tracks. Vodka infused with B vitamins.   …Continue Reading Vitamins in Vodka! What Next?!?!

Programa de TV em português e espanhol Posted on Feb 1

Programa de TV em português e espanhol

Posted by: Jordan Coriza, Department of Public Health Jordan is the Director of Ethnic Media Engagement for the Department. Olá, pessoal: Nesses últimos dias o que pode ter parecido ausência, tem sido, na realidade, falta de tempo. No Departamento de Saúde Pública começamos um 2010   …Continue Reading Programa de TV em português e espanhol