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Niagara County Promoting Stop the Bleed Training to Empower Bystanders and Save Lives

National Stop the Bleed Month (May) is a call to action to get trained and equipped to save lives. Niagara County Emergency Services and the Niagara County Department of Health (NCDOH) are working together with other partner agencies to provide Stop the Bleed training to save lives.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (58)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Department of Health Reports First Rabies Case of 2019

The Niagara County Department of Health has been notified that a raccoon submitted for rabies testing from Ditch Road in the Town of Royalton (Wolcottsville) was confirmed positive for rabies. This is the first rabid animal confirmed in the County in 2019. The raccoon was reported to have bitten two sheep before the owner intervened and killed the raccoon.  The owner opted to euthanize the sheep upon hearing the rabies test was positive.

Thursday, May 16, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (215)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) – April 27 to May 4

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is an annual observance to promote the benefits of immunizations and to improve health of children two years old or younger.  Routine childhood immunizations help to protect infants and children from 14 vaccine-preventable diseases before age two. Some diseases that once injured or killed thousands of children are no longer common in the United States, primarily due to safe and effective vaccines.

Monday, April 22, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (299)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Offers Free Evidence Based Health Workshops

The Niagara County Department of Health Nursing Division, in collaboration with the Niagara County Office for the Aging, is offering free workshops throughout Niagara County for individuals with any ongoing health condition; for example, arthritis, diabetes, heart disease, pain and high blood pressure.  

Tuesday, April 9, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (391)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara County Department of Health organizing 2nd Annual Community Resource Fair

Niagara County Department of Health’s Nursing Division is organizing the 2nd Annual Community Resource Fair to be held August 14, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the front lawn of the Trott Access Center, 1001 - 11th Street in Niagara Falls. 

Friday, March 29, 2019/Author: Jacquelyn Langdon/Number of views (552)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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