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What you should know about infant immunizations.

Current data collected by the Utah Department of Health revealed that in 2016, greater than 70% of infants statewide received adequate immunizations. Locally, most infants, nearly 70%  receive their recommended immunizations. With reported cases of disease outbreaks in the state and throughout the U.S., this leaves the majority of infants protected. All pregnant women are […]

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Zika Virus – Things you need to know.

Zika virus is a disease that is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito.  While this type of mosquito can bite during evening hours, it is an aggressive daytime biter and prefers to live near and to bite people.  Kirk Robbins with Uintah Mosquito Abatement confirmed that the Aedes […]