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County Remains under Mosquito-Borne Illness Advisory

May 25, 2018 MARION EXPERIENCES FIFTH EASTERN EQUINE ENCEPHALITIS CASE; COUNTY REMAINS UNDER MOSQUITO-BORNE ILLNESS ADVISORY Contact: Christy Jergens, Public Information Officer Christy.Jergens@FLHealth.gov Desk: 352-644-2677; Mobile: 352-266-5597 OCALA, Fla.—An additional horse has tested positive for eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, this month in Marion County. The county has now had five total cases of EEE…
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Prevent Water Worries; Practice Swim Safety

May 25, 2018 PREVENT WATER WORRIES; PRACTICE SWIM SAFETY Contact: Christy Jergens, Public Information Officer Christy.Jergens@FLHealth.gov Desk: 352-644-2677; Mobile: 352-266-5597 OCALA, Fla.—Each year in Florida, enough children to fill three to four preschool classrooms drown and do not live to see their fifth birthdays. For every child who dies from drowning, another five receive emergency…
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World No Tobacco Day – May 31, 2018

World No Tobacco Day 2018 will focus on the impact tobacco has on the cardivasculor health of people worldwide.  Tobacco use is an important risk factor for the development od coronary heart disease, stroke, peripheral vascular disease. Visit the World Health Organization website for more information!
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National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month

Throughout the month of May, we stop and take a second to ask: how might teen pregnancy affect our lives? Whether it means delaying your goals, changing your life plan, or simply taking on something really, really tough—like becoming a parent—right in the middle of a time in your life when you already have so…
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