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Epi-Connections Newsletter

A newsletter of the Boulder County Public Health Communicable Disease Control Division.

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2017

  • August 2017
    • A Look at Boulder County Opioid Prescribing Practices
    • Rates of CRE Are On the Rise
  • June 2017
    • New Report Shows High Cost of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, Increased Risk for Colorado Children & Communities
    • Biological & Chemical Exposure May be Terrorism
    • Health Care Providers Can Improve Breastfeeding Duration
  • April 2017
    • Increasing Reports of Enteric Disease – 2016 Communicable Disease Activity Summary
    • Boulder County Adopts Policy Statement to Support Harm Reduction Legislation and Criminal Justice Reforms to Address Drug Use
    • Mumps Outbreak in Denver Metro Area
  • February 2017
    • Attend TB Lecture and Unite to End TB
    • 54% of Homes in Boulder County Have Elevated Radon Levels
    • Epi Eye: Seasonal Influenza on the Rise

2016

  • December 2016
    • Three Steps Clinicians Can Take to Access HIV/AIDS
    • Multidisciplinary Coalition Created to Address Local Opioid Epidemic
  • October 2016
    • Public Health Looks Out for Animal-Borne Disease
    • Small Zika Case Cluster in Florida
    • Climate Changes Projected to Impact Health
  • August 2016
    • Immunization Changes Coming to Schools
    • What You Say Makes a Difference
    • Boulder County Experiencing an Opioid Epidemic
  • June 2016
    • System Developed to Support Vulnerable Residents in Emergencies
    • Community Participates in Infectious Disease Response Planning
    • Work with Patients to Determine Zika Testing Eligibility
  • April 2016
    • Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) on the Rise
    • Zika Virus Transmission Being Investigated
    • Zika Virus Testing and Specimen Collection Guidelines
  • February 2016
    • Another Record Year of Tularemia Cases and Above Average Enteric Infections: 2015 Communicable Disease Control Summary
    • Plans to Combat and Eliminate Tuberculosis in 2016
    • Influenza: Slowly Spreading

2015

  • December 2015
    • Preparing for Infectious Disease Emergencies is More Important than Ever
    • Use Your Skills to Help in an Emergency
    • Update on Ebola Virus Transmission in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea
  • October 2015
    • Serogroup B Meningococcal Disease: Fast-Moving and Lethal
    • Meningococcal B Vaccination for Adolescents and Young Adults is Covered by Insurance
    • Flu Vaccination is Also Important for Health Care Personnel
  • August 2015
    • HPV Vaccination Rates Remain Low in Colorado
    • Communicable Disease Seminar & Supper on October 1, 2015
    • Large Outbreak of MERS-CoV in Korea
  • June 2015
    • Friendly, Local Communicable Disease Epidemiologists are Available to Support You
    • Nationwide Outbreak in Birds: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza
  • April 2015
    • Some Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Rates on the Rise in Boulder County
    • Services & Strategies Available to Improve Sexually Transmitted Disease Outcomes
    • Think Measles when Evaluating Rash
  • February 2015
    • Record Number of Tularemia Cases and Influenza Hospitalizations
    • Public Heath is Partnering for Ebola Preparedness Planning

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