Posted by Omar Cabrera, Community Health Education Manager at DPH. Los niños son curiosos por naturaleza. Es normal que exploren y anden por la casa mientras juegan y aprenden. Razón por la cual es importante saber que a veces los niños pueden estar expuestos a …Continue Reading Prevención de Envenenamiento
Posted by Donna Lazorik, RN, MS. Donna is the Immunization Coordinator in the Division of Epidemiology and Immunization at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Registration for the 18th Annual Massachusetts Adult Immunization Conference is open! This event, to be held May 21, 2013, at …Continue Reading Don’t miss the Annual Massachusetts Adult Immunization Conference!
Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health This week's flu report (Word|PDF) indicates that rates of flu-like illness have slightly declined this week and are now more consistent with activity normally seen at this time of year.
Posted by Casey Cokkinias and Andrew Vidikan, student interns in the Bureau of Substance Abuse Services Have you ever left the doctor’s office only to realize you forgot to ask the important questions you had about your medication? Keeping track of various medications and their …Continue Reading Tips for Keeping Track of Your Medication
Posted by Price Armstrong Price is the Programs Director at MassBike The month of May – Bike Month – is almost here. That means that Bay State Bike Week is just around the corner. We’ve already started getting events submitted for …Continue Reading Bike Week 2013: Submit your event!
Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health As illustrated by this week's flu report (Word, PDF), there is still a slight amount of flu B in the state, but overall flu activity still remains much lower than what was seen …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, April 22, 2013
Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health As you can see in this week's flu report (Word, PDF), flu activity in Massachusetts is slightly elevated as a result of recent flu B activity but still remains consistent with activity levels …Continue Reading Weekly Flu Report, April 12, 2013
Posted by John Jacob, a health communications writer and editor at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health This week's flu report (Word|PDF) shows that overall flu activity remains low in all areas of the state, as expected for this time of year.
Posted by Sara Rattigan, a health communication specialist in the Occupational Health Surveillance Program at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Most of us spend a majority of our waking lives at work, and many of us can take for granted a relatively safe work …Continue Reading Preventing Construction Falls in Massachusetts
Posted by: Terri Mendoza Are you a meat lover? Do you or your family consider a meal without meat to be…well, not really a meal? While meats are a good source of protein, iron and zinc, they can also be high in fat. …Continue Reading Meatless Mondays? Give It a Try!
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