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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Flu season: your health is worth a shot

A flu vaccine can keep you from getting sick with flu, helping protect you, your loved ones, and the

It’s that time of year again

Flu season will be here soon so now is the time to get vaccinated. Influenza (flu) is a serious disease caused by a virus and it can make you feel miserable! Fever, cough, shaking chills, body aches, and extreme weakn...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Winter Weather Safety

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Winter storms are dangerous

Winter storms can bring extreme cold, heavy snows, freezing rain, ice, and high winds. They can:

  • Cause hypothermia and frostbite,
  • Make it unsafe to travel on roads and cause car accidents,
  • Knock out heat, power, and communication s...
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Public Health
Posted on: February 6, 2020

Coronavirus Information

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See the information below for updates from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding the current outbreak. You can also call the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) 2019 Novel (New) Coronavirus Hotline at 1-888-364-3065 fo...
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Public Health
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Schuyler County Public Health and Yates County Public Health Name Employees of the Year

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Schuyler County Public Health and Yates County Public Health announced the 2019 Employees of the Year: Eleanor Fausold, Chelsea Bailey, Kristen Wagner, and Betty Brigham were named as the Employees of the Year for the two health departments.

Eleanor Fausol...

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