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Rodents & Hantavirus

Posted on 05/ 15/ 2019

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) is a rare, but often fatal disease. Exposure to this virus happens when rodent urin...

Safe Kids Saturday 25th Anniversary

Posted on 05/ 02/ 2019

2019 marks the 25th anniversary of Safe Kids Saturday, a longstanding partnership between Benton-Franklin Health Distr...

Syringe Exchange Services Position Statement

Posted on 04/ 08/ 2019

The opioid epidemic is a complex problem that needs a comprehensive and collective approach. BFHD supports syringe serv...

Influenza Activity Increasing

Posted on 04/ 02/ 2019

Influenza activity has increased recently across the state, including the mid-Columbia region. Typically influenza act...

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National Public Health Week - April 1-7, 2019

Posted on 03/ 29/ 2019

National Public Health Week celebrates the power of prevention and continues the push to get everyone healthier in one ...

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Washington State Measles Outbreak

Posted on 03/ 04/ 2019

Since January, Washington State has 71 confirmed cases of measles. Seventy of those cases are in Clark County with one ...

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