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 By Snohomish Health District    News    November 26, 2012

Whooping cough clinics for Christmas House clients

Rotary Club helps promote vaccination for low-income adults and kids SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. - Good health is a great gift. That's why the South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary Club decided to join in the fight against whooping cough by supporting a...

 By Snohomish Health District    News    September 19, 2012

Everett Community College earns a Healthy Workplace Award for going tobacco-free

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. - The Snohomish Health District today presented its Healthy Workplace Award to Everett Community College (EvCC) at its Board of Trustees meeting. The award honors businesses, agencies, and other organizations that have...

 By Snohomish Health District    News    August 27, 2012

Tips to avoid mosquito bites – and the diseases they carry

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. — West Nile virus (WNV) has not shown up in Snohomish County so far this year, but elsewhere in the state it was found recently in mosquito samples in Yakima and Franklin counties. The virus in humans is a large problem...

 By Snohomish Health District    News    August 6, 2012

Back-to-school shots ready for students at Snohomish Health District

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – Vaccination remains the most effective strategy for keeping our community healthy and free of communicable diseases. The back-to-school season is a great time for families – parents, kids, and other relatives --...

 By Snohomish Health District    News    July 26, 2012

Hundreds of residents live with hepatitis in Snohomish County

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – Viral hepatitis is closer than you think, say the international organizers of World Hepatitis Day, July 28. In Snohomish County approximately 680 cases of chronic hepatitis C and 110 cases of chronic hepatitis B are...

 By Snohomish Health District’s    News    March 22, 2012

Evening whooping cough shot clinic for adults in Arlington, April 4

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – Commute to your free whooping cough shot after work on Wednesday, April 4 from 4-8 p.m. at Cascade Valley Hospital, 330 S. Stillaguamish Ave., Arlington, Wash. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended by...