Tag Archives: disease control and prevention

Kicking off American Heart Month

Today kicks off the American Heart Association’s American Heart Month. In preparation for American Heart Month, our team has been hard at work creating little red hats for the Little Hats, Big Hearts project.  lhbh3.jpg “Volunteers from around the country are joining the American Heart Association, in connection with The Children’s Heart Foundation, to celebrate American -->

Federal Investigators are responding to reports of the first reported death from newly discovered ‘Bourbon virus”.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has published a study of patient John Seesteed, from Kansas, who after discovering a tick on his shoulder last spring, suffered nausea and diarrhea, which gave way to fever, chills and ultimately death.  Coining the new infection the “Bourbon Virus” after the county Seestead was from, health officials -->