Day: June 21, 2014

Bugs in the Daycare

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Kids can get a lot out of daycare, but sometimes they pick up infections. One bug that’s been getting more…

Health Advisory: Pertussis

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) recently declared an epidemic of pertussis. Pertussis is cyclical and incidence naturally peaks every 3-5 years.  CDPH is closely monitoring reported cases. As of June 10, 2014, there…