February 7, 2018

Influenza Update February 2018

Many of you are aware of the pediatric deaths from influenza in Oregon and across the country this year. As professionals who work to protect Oregon’s children, and for some of us as parents, we are saddened. Flu deaths are preventable. We continue to emphasize having children up to date […]
January 4, 2018

Food Safety During Power Outages

Help! The Power Is Out… ¡Auxilio! Se cortó la energía eléctrica…
January 4, 2018

Oregon Influenza Update

January 04, 2018 Data indicates that influenza activity is on the rise in Oregon Common signs and symptoms of flu: Fever or feeling feverish/chills Cough Sore throat Muscle or body aches Headaches Fatigue (very tired) Some people may have vomiting and diarrhea, but this is more common in kids than […]
January 4, 2018

Chlamydia is a common STD (sexually transmitted disease) that can infect both men and women

Burning with urination and a discharge from the genitals are the two most common symptoms; however, 3 of 4 infected females and 1 of 2 infected males have no symptoms. Untreated chlamydia can lead to a more serious infection in the reproductive system and can lead to infertility in women. […]