Entries by olwm

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What you should know about infant immunizations.

Current data collected by the Utah Department of Health revelaed that in 2014,  80% of infants statewide received the adequate immunizations before the age of two. Locally, only 61% of infants in the tri-county area receive their recommended immunizations. With reported cases of disease such as pertussis in the area, this leaves these infants vulnerable. […]

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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 […]