Epi Update for Friday, January 26, 2018

(2018) Epi Update for Friday, January 26, 2018. Public Health, Department of (Health and Human Services, Department of)

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Weekly Newsletter for the Center for Acute Disease Epidemiology of the Iowa Department of Public Health

Item Type: Newsletter
Note: Items for this week’s Epi Update include: • Significant influenza activity in long-term care facilities, schools • Influenza B is circulating too, and is covered by vaccine • Poison control in Iowa receiving calls about Tide Pod challenge • Falls prevention resources - risk increases with icy conditions • In the news: Opioid addiction: Perspective from a father, clinician and educator • In the news: We may finally know the cause of polio-like illness paralysing children around the world • Infographic: Winterize to prevent falls
Keywords: Epidemiology, Disease, influenza in long-term care facilities, Opioids
Subjects: Health and medicine
Health and medicine > Diseases
Health and medicine > Diseases > Communicable diseases
Health and medicine > Public health
Health and medicine > Public health > Epidemiology
ID Code: 26490
Deposited By: Mr. Robert Ramaekers
Deposited On: 02 Feb 2018 13:39
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2018 13:39
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/26490

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