Put Your Best Fork Forward - which acts as a reminder that each bite counts. Start with small changes in our eating habits – one forkful at a time.
Mono is a contagious disease that is very common among teenagers and young adults. Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) is the most common cause of Mono, but other viruses can also cause this disease. Typically these viruses spread through infected saliva through coughing, sneezing or kissing.
Vaccination is one of the best ways parents can protect infants, children and teens from 16 potentially harmful diseases. Vaccine-preventable diseases can be very serious, may require hospitalizations, or even be deadly- especially in infants and young children.
Enterovirus-D68 is a virus that causes a respiratory illness and is circulating in Northern California. The Public Health Department is working with local hospitals to identify and conduct testing on children hospitalized with serious respiratory infections. However it can occur at any age.