News & Press Releases

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08/29/2016 International Overdose Awareness Day; Global Event to Raise Awareness of Overdoses and Reduce Stigma of Drug-Related Deaths ERIE COUNTY, NY— On Wednesday, August 31, 2016, local officials, members of the Erie County Opiate Epidemic Task Force, and representatives from v
08/21/2016 Vaccines Are Vital for Healthy Babies; Give Them The Best Start to a Lifetime of Good Health  
08/14/2016 Preteens & Teens: Ensure a Healthy Future; Parents--Be Sure They Are Up-to-Date on Vaccinations!   PRESS RELEASE  From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein
08/12/2016 Canalside Candlelight Memorial; Remembering Those Lost to Opioid Addiction PRESS RELEASE  From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstei 
08/12/2016 Staying Cool in Extreme Heat & Humidity; Those Most at Risk Encouraged to Take Necessary Precautions
08/11/2016 Rabies Vaccine Airdrop Efforts to Begin Mid-August; Program Aimed at Reducing Incidence of Rabies in Local Wildlife Population  
08/09/2016 Visit ECDOH at the Erie County Fair! Free Health Screenings and Information PRESS RELEASE From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein
08/07/2016 Pregnant Women—Protect Yourself and Pass Protection on to Your Baby; Vaccinations Protect You and Those Around You   PRESS RELEASE
08/05/2016 Fresh Water Swimming Safety Tips; Don't Drink the Water! PRESS RELEASE
08/03/2016 Vaccines Are Not Just for Kids; Vaccines Protect You and Those Around You PRESS RELEASE  From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein
08/01/2016 Opiate Epidemic Task Force Announces REAP Program; Law Enforcement Agencies to Participate in Rapid Evaluation for Appropriate Placement Program
07/22/2016 Preliminary Water Tests Are Negative; Boil Water Notice Remains in Effect PRESS RELEASE
07/15/2016 Free Health Fair & Community Open House; ECDOH Clinics at Jesse Nash Health Center to Host on Friday, July 22nd! PRESS RELEASE From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein
07/12/2016 Protection from Mosquito-Borne Diseases; Drought Conditions Contribute to Stagnant Water in Storm Sewer Receivers PRESS RELEASE  From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein
07/08/2016 Prevention of Deaths from Motor Vehicle Crashes; US Has Much Room for Improvement  PRESS RELEASE  From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein
07/01/2016 Tips for a Safe & Healthy 4th of July; Leave the Fireworks to the Professionals! PRESS RELEASE  From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein