Post Content

Weekly Report: Download Weekly Report_3_18_10 (Download PDF Weekly Report 3_18_10)

As you can see in this week's report, once again the level of flu-like illness in the state remains low in contrast to what is expected at this time of year. Nevertheless, flu season can last through the spring in Massachusetts so we encourage everyone to get the H1N1 vaccine. Find a clinic near you at http://flu.masspro.org.

Written By:


Communications Office

Recent Posts

Native Corn posted on Aug 20

Native Corn

Summer in New England When I think of summer — my favorite season, by the way — memories of summers past often come to mind. And my favorite warm-weather memories involve beach time with family, followed by a cookout. For me, there isn’t a better   …Continue Reading Native Corn

Children + Farmers’ Markets = Fun posted on Aug 19

Children + Farmers’ Markets = Fun

Looking for something fun to do with your kids this summer? Take them to a farmers’ market! With more and more markets featuring demonstrations, music and other entertainment, it’s a great family outing. As an added bonus, bringing your children to a farmers’ market may   …Continue Reading Children + Farmers’ Markets = Fun

Highlights of the August 13th Public Health Council Meeting posted on Aug 13

The August monthly meeting of the Public Health Council featured three Determination of Need (DoN) requests and a series of presentations and updates from the Department. First, the Council took up a Determination of Need request involving a transfer of ownership of Wing Memorial Hospital in   …Continue Reading Highlights of the August 13th Public Health Council Meeting