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All Your Back-to-School Vaccination Questions Answered

From preschool to college, here’s answers to the most commonly asked questions about necessary vaccines that should be on every parent’s back-to-school list.

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USDA Provides Food Safety Tips to Keep Foodborne Illness Out of the Classroom

It’s the start of the new school year, which means new teachers, a bunch of homework assignments and the never-ending dilemma of what to include to make a healthy and […]

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Health Officials: Go On In, The Water’s Fine

Good news: The fresh and salt waters of Harwich, Chatham and Orleans have remained clean and safe for swimmers all summer, according to health agents in the three towns.

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Barnstable County Officials Issue Tips Following West Nile Detections

With West Nile Virus detected in mosquitos from at least five Cape Cod towns, experts are issuing some tips on how to avoid the disease.

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West Nile virus found in Cape mosquitoes

Test samples of mosquitoes infected with both West Nile virus and Eastern equine encephalitis were found in Cape Cod towns during routine testing this week.

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Welcoming New RSAC Co-Chair Vaira Harik

Vaira holds a bachelor’s Degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Master’s Degree in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard School of Public Health. Directly out of her […]

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Welcoming New RSAC Co-Chair Lisa Guyon

Lisa is the Director of Community Benefits and Grants Administration for Cape Cod Healthcare. In this role, she is responsible for directing a system-wide community benefits program and promoting positive […]

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Welcoming New RSAC Co-Chair – Honorable John M. Julian

Associate Justice Edgartown District Court, appointed in 2002. Presiding Judge Barnstable Drug Court, 2011- present. Presiding Judge Plymouth Drug Court, Nov 2015-present. Assistant District Attorney, Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office […]

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Water Safety – Learn how to keep yourself and your children safe around water

You can stay safe while enjoying water by following these and some other tips

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