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Posted on: April 28, 2017


Press Release

The Frederick County Health Department received grant funding from the Maryland Department of Health and Human Services Infections Disease Prevention and Health Services Bureau to explore the feasibility of local support for and the capacity that would be...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

April 26 is National Child Vehicular Heatstroke Awareness and Prevention Day

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  • Ask childcare to call you if your baby doesn't show up as planned! #heatstrokekills
  • Always keep cars locked & keys out of reach of children. If a child is missing - check in all cars! #heatstrokekills
  • A car is not a babysitter. NEVER leave a child or a...
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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Rabies Clinics 2017


Environmental Health Services will be hosting two animal rabies clinics in 2017. The cost per animal is $8 (payable in cash or check)Tuesday - May 9 from 4:00 - 7:00 at the Farm & Home Services (formerly Southern States), 630 Souder Road, BrunswickThu...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Carfentanil determined present in three fatal overdose cases

Press Release

The Opioid Operational Command Center is raising awareness of carfentanil threat to Maryland communities after three residents in Anne Arundel and Frederick counties died in apparent overdoses from the synthetic opioid. 

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Drug Back Take Day is slated for April 29


On Saturday, April 29, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., Frederick County residents will have the opportunity to participate in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day effort sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA).

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

April is STD Awareness Month

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April is Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Awareness Month and the Frederick County Health Department would like to provide the community with an update on STD’s in Frederick County.

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

April is Alcohol Awareness Month


April is Alcohol Awareness Month and the Frederick County Health Department joins other health professionals across the nation to raise awareness around alcohol use.

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