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Posted on: January 24, 2020

Novel Coronavirus Update

COVID-19 virus

CDC is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (termed “COVID-19”) that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and which continues to expand.  

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Youth Tobacco Use Prevention Mini-Grants Now Available

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The Frederick County Health Department’s Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Program invites community organizations to apply for a Youth Tobacco Use Prevention Mini-Grant. Grants of up to $2,450.00 are being made available to community organiz...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Cat Tests Positive for Rabies

PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

FREDERICK, MD -- On February 19, 2020, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) received a report from the Maryland Department of Health Rabies Laboratory that a stray cat collected from Gambrill Park Road near Shookstown Road in Frederick, has teste...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Second Quarter Merchant Sales Compliance Checks

MERCHANT SALES COMPLIANCE INITIATIVE

In an effort to protect public health and promote health and wellness among our youth, the Frederick County Health Department’s Merchant Sales Compliance Initiative aims to reduce minors’ access to alcohol and tobacco products by condu...

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