News Flash

Home

5 Stories
Posted on: August 13, 2018

You Can Reduce Your Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

newspaper background with text that says Press Release

Orientation for Diabetes Prevention Program scheduled for September 5 at the Frederick Senior Center

The Frederick County Health Department is accepting new participants into their next “Prevent T2” diabetes prevention class.  ...

Read on...

Press Release Home
Posted on: July 19, 2018

Residents Consuming “SPICE” Suffering Severe Reactions

PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

Local Health Alert

July 19, 2018 - The Frederick County Health Department has learned from multiple sources that residents consuming “SPICE”, or synthetic cannabinoids, are suffering severe reactions. These reactions have included loss ...

Read on...

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Health Department and Frederick Regional Health System Conducting Health Survey

newspaper background with text that says Press Release

FREDERICK, MD – The Frederick County Health Department and Frederick Regional Health System are asking all Frederick County residents to take a short survey about community health issues in Frederick County, Maryland. This online survey is part of the com...

Read on...

Press Release Home
Posted on: June 29, 2018

Stay Healthy and Safe in Hot Weather

Graphic of Hot Thermometer

As temperatures in Maryland start heating up, make sure to take the necessary precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses. While anyone can be a victim of heat-related illness, highest risk groups include people under age of 5 or over age 65, people with ...

Read on...

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: May 31, 2018

Annual Open Burn Ban Notification

newspaper background with text that says Press Release

The Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) reminds county residents that there is an open burning ban in effect from June 1st through August 31st.  Open burning permits cannot be used during this time period.  This ban does not apply ...

Read on...

Press Release Home