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Monthly Archives: May 2011

Weekly Flu Report, May 5, 2011 Posted on May 5

As RTF: Download Weekly_flu_report_05_05_11  As PDF: Download Weekly_flu_report_05_05_11 This week's flu report indicates that rates of flu-like illness continue to trend downward as flu season draws closer to its end.

Celebrating New Mothers This Mother’s Day Posted on May 5

Celebrating New Mothers This Mother’s Day

Posted by: Commissioner John Auerbach, Department of Public Health   Everyone knows that being a mom – or a dad for that matter – is the toughest job you’ll ever have. And if you’re the parent of a newborn baby, you know this better than   …Continue Reading Celebrating New Mothers This Mother’s Day

¡Celebremos a las mamás primerizas en este Día de Madre! Posted on May 5

¡Celebremos a las mamás primerizas en este Día de Madre!

 Posted by María R. González María is the Community Health Education Manager at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. ¡Todos sabemos que el ser madre – y también, ¿cómo no?, el ser padre – es el trabajo más duro que te va a tocar hacer en   …Continue Reading ¡Celebremos a las mamás primerizas en este Día de Madre!