Communicable Disease Hot Topics

FLU CENTRAL!

 

RABIES

RABIES – Clinics, Wild Animal Interactions & more

RABIES (CDC) – Transmission, what is an “exposure”& when to seek care

 

TICKS & TICK-BORNE DISEASES

TICKS – Lyme Disease & Other Diseases Ticks Carry; Tick removal & more (NYSDOH)

TICKS- Proofing Your Yard, Preventing bites, Diseases Ticks Carry (CDC)

 

BACKYARD FLOCKS AND FAMILIES

Keeping Backyard Poultry (CDC)

Don’t Play Chicken With Your Health -Salmonella Outbreak Awareness

Healthy Families and Flocks

Learn About Salmonella Infection

 

HEPATITIS C HELP

Help‑4‑Hep is a non-profit, peer-to-peer helpline where counselors work with patients to meet the challenges of hepatitis C head-on. Callers talk one-on-one with a real person, typically someone who has been personally affected by hepatitis C. The phone call, support, information, and linkage to care are all provided free of charge.

Help-4-Hep can help with client communications, support, referrals, and linkage to care.  Call toll-free 877-435-7443 or visit the website.

ZIKA VIRUS

KNOZIKA VIRUS (NYS Department of Health)

Mosquito Bite Prevention for Travelers

Zika Virus Testing – (NYSDOH)

Pregnancy Travel Advisory (NYSDOH)

Zika Virus- Locations, Questions, Pregnancy Risks & more (CDC)

BLUE-GREEN ALGAE

BLUE-GREEN ALGAE (NYSDOH)

BLUE-GREEN ALGAE (CDC)

EBOLA VIRUS

All About Ebola Virus (NYSDOH)

Ebola Virus Disease (CDC)