Environmental Health

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First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Flower Mound to conduct mosquito spraying

Flower Mound once again has tested positive for the West Nile virus, town officials said Friday.The Flower Mound Environmental Health Services Division confirmed a mosquito sample collected in the 4800 block of Windmill Lane was positive for the West ... [Published Denton Record-Chronicle - 11 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Thousands of food rule breaches

Fines for takeaway after management admits 27 food hygiene breachesCalderdale Council has been successful in a Crown Court case against a takeaway which was putting people's health at risk.When officers from Calderdale Council’s Environmental Health team ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 2 reports

Alamance County to host rabies clinics in November

BURLINGTON — The Alamance County Health Department is hosting a rabies vaccination clinic for dogs and cats on Nov.1The clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Environmental Health Office, at 209 N. Graham-Hopedale Road in Burlington. Rabies ... [Published News-Record.com - Oct 24 2014]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Dream achieved

FROM a health inspector to a career military officer, Josefa Qolikoro's childhood dream has finally been achieved.And winning the baton of honour award made the Wailevu, Laucala, Vanua Levu native stand tall among other colleagues at yesterday's RFMF ... [Published Fiji Times - 22 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

150 take part in town cleaning campaign

LUNDU: The district health office here in collaboration with the district council, government agencies, community organisations and the people here held a ‘gotong royong’ (mutual assist) to clear the town of Aedes mosquitoes breeding grounds yesterda ... [Published New Sarawak Tribune - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Get your pets rabies shots

YOUNGSTOWNThe Youngstown City Health District will sponsor a rabies shot clinic for cats, ferrets and dogs from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov. 1 in the Oakhill Renaissance Place parking deck, 345 Oak Hill Ave. Veterinarian services are being donated by Dr. Lisa Kurtz. ... [Published Vindy.com - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting cholera outbreak in Agona West

The Agona West Municipal Assembly, has presented surgical items to the Cholera Response Task Force, to help fight the outbreak of the disease.The items included 50 surgical gloves, 500 pairs of disposable gloves , 750 pieces of surgical disposable face ... [Published Spy Ghana - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Tire amnesty offered Oct. 24

LAKEPORT, Calif. – Big Valley Rancheria will hold a tire amnesty day on Friday, Oct. 24.Hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in front of Konocti Vista Casino, 2755 Mission Rancheria Road near Lakeport.There will be free drop-off of passenger and pickup truck tires ... [Published Lake County News - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

County environmental inspections lag

San Diego County regulators have failed to conduct thousands of state-mandated hazardous-materials inspections at businesses across the region, despite collecting fees that pay for the reviews.The Department of Environmental Health acknowledged the backlog ... [Published U-T San Diego - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Gas Powered Leaf Blowers Prohibited in Aspen

GAS POWERED LEAF BLOWERS PROHIBITED IN ASPENAspen, Colorado - October 23, 2014 - The City of Aspen Environmental Health and Sustainability Department would like to remind homeowners, maintenance workers and landscaping companies that gas powered leaf ... [Published Noodls - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Tedxpurdueu Breakout Session: 'Confronting Our Environmental Health Risks'

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., Oct. 21 -- Purdue University issued the following news release:TEDxPurdueU, Purdue's independently-organized TED conference, in partnership with the Purdue Cancer Culture and Community group, will present the Breakout Session, "Confronting ... [Published HighBeam Research - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Residents without water to get help

Tuolumne County is working to provide assistance for residents who are currently without access to running water due to the drought.The Tuolumne County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday authorized county staff to sign a landmark agreement that will enable ... [Published Union Democrat - Oct 23 2014]

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"It was very scary because I didn't know anything about it" Black said. "You always hear of other people getting it."
...among children in Pennsylvania is increasing," explained Michelle Naccarati-Chapkis, executive director of Women for a Healthy Environment. "It is increasingly clear that autism constitutes a significant public healthhealth problem, both nationally and here in Pennsylvania."
[5] Hänninen, Otto, Anne B Knol, Matti Jantunen, Tek-Ang Lim, André Conrad, Marianne Rappolder, Paolo Carrer et al. "Environmental burden of disease in Europe: assessing nine risk factors in six countries." Environ Health Perspect 122, no. 5 (2014): 439-446
Alachua County Environmental Health Director Anthony Dennis says, "Enterovirus is not routinely tested for unless the child becomes severely ill and has to go to the hospital and is negative for influenza and then the test is done."

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Building Scientific Bridges to Support EPA’s Ne... [Published Environmental Defense - 23 hours ago]
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Get your pets rabies shots [Published Vindy.com - Oct 24 2014]
Alamance County to host rabies clinics in November [Published News-Record.com - Oct 24 2014]
Rabies clinics set for November [Published Burlington Times-News - Oct 24 2014]
Fighting cholera outbreak in Agona West [Published Spy Ghana - Oct 24 2014]
Cholera outbreak contained in Birim Central [Published Ghana News Agency - Oct 24 2014]
First Case of Enterovirus Confirmed in Alachua ... [Published GTN News - Oct 24 2014]
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I can't hear you: Noise pollution is a health t... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Oct 24 2014]
Tanja Srebotnjak, Public Health Research Fellow, San Francisco The concerns about air and water pollution resulting from the explosive growth in unconventional oil and gas development using hydraulic fracturing (‘fracking’) and other controversial stimulation ...
EPA considers prohibiting use of 72 chemicals i... [Published E2-Wire - Oct 23 2014]
The Environmental Protection Agency is proposing to remove 72 chemicals form the list of substances that can be used as ingredients in pesticides.The move comes in response to calls by the Center for Environmental Health, physicians, and others... ...
BPA Exposure and Cash Register Receipts [Published MedlinePlus Health News - Oct 23 2014]
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The mystery of the lake [Published Harvard Gazette - Oct 20 2014]
CHAPALA, Mexico — Juan de Dios, age 4, was playing outside when his mother, Maria Dolores León Torres, called him back into the living room of their compact stone house. Glumly, he sat on the sofa between his mother and grandmother. On the pink wall ...
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