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2019

  1. Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

    March 18, 2019

    Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a term for a group of problems a baby experiences when withdrawing from exposure to narcotics. Learn more about neonatal abstinence syndrome here. 

  2. Funds Available for Energy Assistance

    March 14, 2019
  3. Control Your Cholesterol: Protect Yourself from Heart Attack and Stroke

    March 11, 2019

    By: NIH News in HealthHave you had your cholesterol checked? Most adults should have a cholesterol test every 4 to 6 years. That’s because nearly 78 million American adults have high levels of the type of cholesterol that’s linked to heart disease and stroke.Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance that your body needs to function […]

  4. Measles for Travelers

    March 8, 2019

    By: Centers for Disease Control and PreventionMeasles remains a common disease in many parts of the world, including areas in Europe, Asia, the Pacific, and Africa. Worldwide, 19 cases of measles per 1 million persons are reported each year; about 89,780 die. In the United States, most of the measles cases result from international travel. […]

  5. From A to Zika: Understanding Emerging Diseases

    March 4, 2019

    By: NIH News in HealthWest Nile virus. Lyme disease. Zika. Dengue fever. Eye-catching headlines warn us about new diseases seemingly every year. But how much of a danger do these diseases really pose? What can you do to reduce the risk from new diseases in your community?Emerging diseases are caused by microbes, usually bacteria or […]

  6. General Information about Candida auris

    February 25, 2019

    By: Centers for Disease Control and PreventionHealthcare facilities in several countries have reported that a type of yeast called Candida auris has been causing severe illness in hospitalized patients. In some patients, this yeast can enter the bloodstream and spread throughout the body, causing serious invasive infections. This yeast often does not respond to commonly used […]

  7. 2020 Census Jobs

    February 20, 2019

    The U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people across the country to assist with the 2020 Census count. To learn more about employment details and application process, click here.

  8. Poverty Data Tools

    February 18, 2019

    The United States Census Bureau has provided interactive applications to help you find, customize, and even visualize, statistics and information from multiple censuses, surveys, and programs.Also available is the interactive Excel-based visualization tool “Historical County Level Poverty Estimates Tool,” which accesses county-level poverty rates from the 1960-2000 Decennial Census as well as estimates from 2010 based on […]

  9. Poverty Facts

    February 11, 2019

    Poverty Solutions initiative at the University of Michigan focuses on action-based research with community partners is helping to inform and test strategies for the prevention and alleviation of poverty. Learn more about why we need poverty solutions here.

  10. Attention U.S. pet owners and others involved in the international movement of pets

    February 8, 2019

    Please be advised that some importing foreign countries will now accept digital (electronic) signatures for the issuance and/or endorsement of international health certificates for live animals, including pets.Learn more…

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