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    • 10 JUL 17
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    Rapid Hepatitis C Testing

    Starting July 11, 2017, the Health Department will offer free Rapid Hepatitis C testing for walk-in clients on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 1 p.m to 4 p.m. For a full list of clinic services visit http://cecilcountyhealth.org/clinicservices/

    • 10 JUL 17
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    Community Health Advisory Committee and Task Force Schedule

    The next meeting of the Cecil County Community Health Advisory Committee (CHAC) is on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 4:30 pm. CHAC is a partnership of community organizations, government, groups, and individuals that works closely with several task forces and advisory councils to improve health in Cecil County. Meetings are held at Cecil County Health

    • 28 JUN 17
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    Rabid Cat Found in Brewster Bridge Road Area of Elkton

    Cecil County Health Department reports that a cat collected by Cecil County Animal Services on Friday, June 23 has tested positive for rabies. This cat was described as a small to medium sized white cat with one blue eye. The stray cat was collected from the same residence near the Brewster Bridge/Elk Mills Road area

    • 16 JUN 17
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    Health Dept Distributes KI at West Cecil Health Center on June 21

    Cecil County residents who live near the Peach Bottom Nuclear Generating Station will be able to stock up on Potassium Iodide (KI) tablets at the West Cecil Health Center on June 21, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Health Department staff will be on hand to distribute the tablets, which residents in the Peach Bottom

    • 16 JUN 17
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    Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council Meeting June 26

    The Mental Health Core Service Agency Advisory Council guides the Core Service Agency in planning, oversight, and implementation of public mental health system services available to Cecil County residents. This meeting is open to the public. Access is provided for people with disabilities. Interpreting services are available with advance notice. Meeting agenda is attached. For

    • 16 JUN 17
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    Interpreting Services

    Interpreting services are available free of charge for all Cecil County Health Department services. Call 410-996-5550 for assistance. Se ofrecen servicios gratuitos de intérpretes a todos los clientes que reciban servicios del Departamento de Salud del Condado de Cecil. En Español: 410-996-5550, Extension 4680.

    • 16 JUN 17
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    Mental Health or Substance Abuse Crisis?

    For 24/7 information, referral or crisis assistance with a substance abuse or mental health issue, call Eastern Shore Crisis Resource Helpline: 1-888-407-8018

    • 16 JUN 17
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    Stop Lyme Disease in its Tracks

    Ticks are most active during warmer months. Reducing exposure to ticks is the best defense against Lyme disease and other tick borne infections. Learn more about Lyme Disease and be sure to read this Lyme Disease information for children.

    • 16 JUN 17
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    Stay Safe in Hot Weather

    Keep an eye on news and information channels for heat advisories. In extreme heat, stay in air conditioned environments and be sure to limit strenuous outdoor activity. Read more here for facts about which people are at greatest risk for heat-related illness and what protective actions to take to prevent illness or death.

    • 22 FEB 17
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    ALERT – County Agencies Warn Citizens of Recent Increase in Overdoses

    The Cecil County Sheriff’s Office and the Cecil County Departments of Emergency Services and Health have observed a significant increase in overdose events, including several fatalities, during the past few weeks. If you or someone you know uses illegal drugs, please be aware that using these potent drugs may lead to an overdose, even when