News & Press Releases

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03/22/2017 Friday, March 24th is World TB Day; Tuberculosis Remains a Life-Threatening Problem in the United States PRESS RELEASE
03/19/2017 National Poison Prevention Week, March 19-25th; Program Poison Control Hotline (800) 222-1222 in your Phone!
02/24/2017 February is National Children’s Dental Health Month; Goal is to Promote the Benefits of Good Oral Health for Children
02/23/2017 March’s Message: Colorectal Cancer is Preventable; TOPS Markets® Partners with Erie County Cancer Services Program to Promote Screening PRESS RELEASE From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein
02/17/2017 Tower Foundation Steps Up Again in Fight Against Opioid Abuse; Additional Funds will Support Expansion of Efforts to Train Healthcare Providers
02/17/2017 TOMORROW! WNY's Furtastic Adopt-a-Thon; Pet Adopt-a-Thon Features Your Next Furry Family Member! PRESS RELEASE From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein 
02/16/2017 Black Balloon Day;
02/10/2017 Influenza Cases on the Rise in Erie County; Surveillance Data Shows Number of New Cases Rising Steadily PRESS RELEASE From the Office of the Commissioner of Health, Dr. Gale R. Burstein  
02/07/2017 National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day; Black Men and Women Face a Higher Risk of Being Exposed to HIV Infection
02/03/2017 World Cancer Day is Saturday; 4 Million People Worldwide Die Prematurely from the Disease PRESS RELEASE
01/31/2017 National Wear RED Day is Friday; February 3, 2017 Event Raises Awareness of Heart Disease in Women
01/27/2017 Successful Rabies Clinic in North Buffalo; Total of 554 Cats, Dogs & Ferrets Received Vaccinations   PRESS RELEASE