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Tag Archives: 2018

Highlights of the January 10th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Jan 10

The January monthly meeting of the Public Health Council featured a pair of votes by Council members and an informational presentation on collaborative efforts to provide hurricane relief to Puerto Rico following last year’s hurricane. First, the Council took up a request from the Department’s Office of General   …Continue Reading Highlights of the January 10th Public Health Council Meeting

Weekly Flu Report, January 5, 2018 Posted on Jan 5

The first weekly flu report of 2018 shows that rates of flu-like illness have continued to rise over the past seven days in Massachusetts. If you have not gotten a flu shot yet, there is still time to protect yourself from the serious illnesses that flu   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, January 5, 2018

Weekly Flu Report, December 22, 2017 Posted on Dec 22

The latest weekly flu report indicates that rates of flu-like illness increased over the past seven days. If you haven’t gotten your flu shot yet, it’s absolutely not too late to protect yourself and your family from the flu this season. Call your health care provider or   …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, December 22, 2017