Hand Washing Information - CDC
Washing your hands properly and often is one of the best ways to prevent getting sick.
Information on Healthcare Association Infections (HAI) - What You Can Do to Be a Safe Patient- CDC
This CDC page has information and an infographic on how to keep yourself and loved ones from getting an infection while at the hospital.
About Surgical Site Infections - CDC
Information on what surgical site infections are and how to stay healthy after going through surgery.
About the Zika Virus - CDC
Zika Virus and Pregnancy - American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Seasonal Flu Activity - CDC
This CDC page tracks the Seasonal Flu. You can see where the flu is hitting hardest.
What You Should Know About the 2016-2017 Flu Season - CDC
Fact sheet about MRSA Infection - CDC
This fact sheet will help you better understand the MRSA Infection.
Information on C. diff. Infection - CDC
This fact sheet takes a look at the C. difficile bacterial infection.
Norovirus - CDC: What is the Norovirus?
Infection Prevention and You! - APIC: How can you stay safe?
Help Prevent the Spread of Norovirus ("Stomach Bug") - Poster on how you can prevent Norovirus
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection (RSV) - American Academy of Family Physicians: What is RSV?
About RSV - CDC: More information about RSV
Protecting Your Baby from RSV - American Academy of Pediatrics: How you can keep your family protected from RSV
RSV Infographic - CDC: Additional information on keeping your family protected from RSV
"Crypto" Parasite - CDC: What is "Crypto"? How can you get it? Learn more about this parasite that lives in infected water
Helping you stay healthy:
Below is information on recommended vaccines for all ages. Vaccines are a safe and easy way to protect yourself from many diseases.
What are some of the myths – and facts – about vaccination? - World Health Organization
2016 Recommended Immunizations for Adults by Age - CDC
2016 Recommended Immunizations for Children from 7 Through 18 Years Old - CDC
What Vaccines do You Need? Interactive Quiz for Adults and Adolescents - CDC
2016 Recommended Immunizations for Children from Birth Through 6 Years Old - CDC
Vaccines and Pregnancy - CDC
Interactive Childhood Immunization Schedule - CDC
Vaccine Information Statements - CDC
HPV Vaccine - CDC
Mumps - Fact Sheet for Parents - CDC
Measles - Fact Sheet for Parents - CDC
Other resources to help you keep healthy.
Harmful Algal Blooms - Ohio Department of Health
Ohio Algae Information for Recreational Waters - Ohio EPA
Scabies: Frequently Asked Questions - CDC
Materials for Your Older Adult Patients
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