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Monthly Archives: May 2011

Weekly Flu Report, May 26, 2011 Posted on May 26

As RTF: Download Weekly_flu_report_05_26_11  As PDF: Download Weekly_flu_report_05_26_11 Here is this week's flu report. Just a programming note: this is the final flu report of the 2010-2011 flu season! Here's to a safe and enjoyable summer — don't forget the sunscreen and the bug spray,   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, May 26, 2011

Weekly Flu Report, May 19, 2011 Posted on May 20

As RTF: Download Weekly flu report_5_19_11  As PDF: Download Weekly flu report_5_19_11 This week's flu report shows that rates of flu-like illness continue to decline as flu season draws to its typical end.

Healthy Employees make Happy Employees Posted on May 16

Healthy Employees make Happy Employees

Lani Telian, Department of Public Health     After months of being cooped up in the office, we’re finally free to venture out into the fresh air and enjoy the warmer weather. If you’re like me, though, you forget to take a few minutes during   …Continue Reading Healthy Employees make Happy Employees

Weekly Flu Report, May 12, 2011 Posted on May 12

As RTF: Download Weekly flu report_5_12_11  As PDF: Download Weekly flu report_5_12_11 Here is this week's flu report. As expected, rates of flu-like illness continue to drop significantly now that flu season is just about behind us.

¡DPH visita “Órale con Verónica”! Posted on May 11

¡DPH visita “Órale con Verónica”!

 Posted by: María González, Department of Public Health María is the Community Health Education Manager for the Department   Recientemente estuve en los estudios de “Órale con Verónica”, para compartir con la carismática presentadora de este programa semanal, Verónica Robles, lo que el Departamento de   …Continue Reading ¡DPH visita “Órale con Verónica”!

Locais de Trabalho mais Seguros para os Jovens Neste Verão Posted on May 10

Locais de Trabalho mais Seguros para os Jovens Neste Verão

 Posted by María R. González, Department of Public Health María is the Community Health Education Manager for the Department  Eis o desenho vencedor do concurso de posters para 2011 Safe Jobs For Youth (Trabalhos mais Seguros para os Jovens em 2011). Felicitamos a artista Jane   …Continue Reading Locais de Trabalho mais Seguros para os Jovens Neste Verão

Este Verano, Trabajos Más Seguros para los Jóvenes Posted on May 10

Este Verano, Trabajos Más Seguros para los Jóvenes

  Posted by María R. González, Department of Public Health María is the Community Health Education Manager for the Department  Éste es el póster ganador del concurso Safe Jobs for Youth (Trabajos Seguros para los Jóvenes). ¡Enhorabuena a la artista Jane Adams de 16 años   …Continue Reading Este Verano, Trabajos Más Seguros para los Jóvenes

Safer Workplaces for Youth This Summer Posted on May 10

Safer Workplaces for Youth This Summer

 Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Here's the winning entry for the 2011 Safe Jobs For Youth poster contest. Congrats to artist Jane Adams, age 16, Hingham High School!   Every year, around 800 young people   …Continue Reading Safer Workplaces for Youth This Summer

Gearing Up for Bay State Bike Week Posted on May 9

Gearing Up for Bay State Bike Week

Posted By: Price Armstrong, MassBike Price is a Program Manager for MassBike.         Bay State Bike Week has shattered last year’s record of 110 events, with over 120 events registered for 2011 – and more keep on rolling in.  Communities across the state   …Continue Reading Gearing Up for Bay State Bike Week

Neste Dia da Mãe Homenageamos as Novas Mães! Posted on May 6

Neste Dia da Mãe Homenageamos as Novas Mães!

 Posted by María R. González María is the Community Health Education Manager at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Todo  mundo sabe que ser mãe, ou pai, é o trabalho mais difícil que se pode ter na vida. Se você for pai ou mãe de um   …Continue Reading Neste Dia da Mãe Homenageamos as Novas Mães!