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    Winter Cold is Here

    Although winter comes as no surprise, staying warm and safe can be a challenge during extreme-cold conditions. Exposure to cold temperatures can have health risks such as hypothermia and frostbite. Stay safe and healthy by planning ahead. Read on...
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    Frederick County Health Priorities Set

    A Priority Setting Summit was held on January 15, 2019 to establish the priorities for local health improvement. The top three health priorities were set as the focus for the next three years. Read on...
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    Second Quarter Compliance Check

    Between October and December of 2018, local law enforcement agencies conducted compliance checks of alcohol merchants within Frederick County. Read on...
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    WIC is Open

    WIC is OPEN for business during the federal government shutdown. WIC está ABIERTO durante el cierre gubernamental. Read on...
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    Cat Tests Positive for Rabies in Frederick County

    On January 2, 2019, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) received a report from the Maryland Department of Health Rabies Laboratory that a stray cat collected from Mains Lane, Frederick tested positive for the rabies virus. Read on...
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