PREVENTION

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All Things APHA / Coronavirus / Infectious Disease / Prevention


Take care this July Fourth: Avoid crowds, wear masks, keep your distance
by

Louise Dettman

on

July 02, 2020

With COVID-19 surging across the country, the best place to celebrate this year’s Fourth of July is at home.
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Coronavirus / Injury / Prevention


Pandemic elevates concerns about violence, harm at home
by

Louise Dettman

on

May 12, 2020

Preventing intimate partner violence, child maltreatment during COVID-19.
Nurses and Midwives Clean Care is in Your Hands

Workforce / Prevention


It’s National Nurses Day!
by

Louise Dettman

on

May 06, 2020

Thank those on the front lines by washing your hands.
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Prevention


‘Tis the season for flu vaccination
by

Louise Dettman

on

December 04, 2019

Help support National Influenza Vaccination Week.
BE ANTIBIOTICS AWARE. SMART USE. BEST CARE

Health Topics / Prevention


This week and every week, be antibiotics aware
by

Louise Dettman

on

November 18, 2019

U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week combats antibiotic resistance.
ADDRESSING YOUTH SUBSTANCE USE AT THE COUNTY LEVEL, three schoolchildren climbing stairs

Prevention / Child Health


Addressing youth substance use
by

Louise Dettman

on

November 01, 2019

A look at what works to reduce alcohol, tobacco and drug use.