Information concerning the H1N1 vaccine

The following is information concerning the H1N1 vaccine.
Persons who will need the vaccine:
• pregnant women
• healthcare workers
• emergency responders
• household members and caregivers of children under the age of 6 months
• anyone 6 months to 24 years of age
• adults age 25 – 64 with chronic medical conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, etc.
H1N1 vaccine is not …

Hand Washing

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Information on Vibrio vulnificus

The information for this article was provided by The American Liver Foundation and The Interstate Shellfish Sanitation Conference (ISSC).
Vibrio vulnificus
Every year millions of Americans consume raw molluscan shellfish, especially oysters and clams. For some people, however, eating raw or undercooked molluscan shellfish can cause serious illness or death from Vibrio vulnificus.
Vibrio vulnificus is a gram-negative …

Information on H1N1 Virus

If you are looking for information on the novel H1N1, please go to the Texas Department of State Health Services web page for news releases.
Or go to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention web page on the Novel H1N1 Flu Virus.