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August Sports: Heat Stroke & Dehydration

August Sports: Heat Stroke & Dehydration

| August 17, 2016, 12:22 PM | 0 Comments

According to NASA, last month was the hottest in recorded history. Add kids starting sports this month, and it’s a “recipe for dehydration and heat stroke,”  according to Dr. Freedman of Evolve Medical.  In fact, Anne Arundel county has already had 2 heat-related deaths this summer. What are the warning signs? What can you do to help your […]

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Toxins in Our Drinking Water: A New Report

Toxins in Our Drinking Water: A New Report

| August 10, 2016, 06:50 PM | 0 Comments

  More than 6 million Americans–including some areas of Anne Arundel county–are drinking water laced with unsafe levels of toxins linked with cancer and other diseases, according to a report released August 9th.  Researchers from Harvard School of Public Health found that levels of a certain class of chemicals — called polyfluoroalkyl and perfluoroalkyl substances, or PFASs […]

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Swimming in the Chesapeake Bay? An update from Evolve Medical Clinics

Swimming in the Chesapeake Bay? An update from Evolve Medical Clinics

| July 26, 2016, 05:46 PM | 0 Comments

  Swimming in the Chesapeake Bay? The safest areas in Anne Arundel county–and least safe areas–are something everyone should know before jumping in. Water quality & safety change daily–depending on rainfall and other factors. Stay up to date and know where & when to swim–and when to not! How to Avoid Getting Sick in the […]

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Annapolis Health: Bike and Scooter Safety

Annapolis Health: Bike and Scooter Safety

| July 23, 2016, 02:30 PM | 0 Comments

In an unfortunate accident in Cape St. Claire Friday, a 13 year old child riding a scooter was critically injured after he was struck by a pickup truck when he failed to stop and yield to traffic. The boy was taken to Johns Hopkins with critical injuries and no further information is available. In this Annapolis […]

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Rabies Found in Anne Arundel Cat

Rabies Found in Anne Arundel Cat

| July 16, 2016, 09:12 AM | 0 Comments

A cat in Anne Arundel tested positive for rabies last week. The cat, a grey and black tiger striped domestic shorthair tabby was near Hamlen Road in Glen Burnie and the AA Dept. of Health is looking for anyone who may have had contact with it. Get the basic facts about this preventable disease but once symptoms […]

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Smoking stinks winners announced

Smoking stinks winners announced

| April 28, 2014, 04:06 PM | 0 Comments

The Smoking Stinks program of the Anne Arundel County Department of Health has announced the winners of its Tobacco-Free Kids Week T-shirt design contest. The nineteenth annual Tobacco-Free Kids Week, held February 9-15, 2014, enlisted schools and other youth-centered groups to reach kids with anti-tobacco activities that included the T-shirt design contest, anti-tobacco pledges, displays, […]

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Coalition Releases Community Health Needs Assessment Report

Coalition Releases Community Health Needs Assessment Report

| March 04, 2013, 01:53 PM | 0 Comments

The Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition (HAAC) has released a comprehensive Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). The report, compiled by Holleran Consulting, is a joint undertaking led by the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, Anne Arundel Health System and Baltimore Washington Medical Center. The CHNA report can be viewed at www.aahealth.org/chna. “The Coalition’s vision is Healthy People, Healthy County,” says Jinlene […]

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Birth Certificate Pricing To Increase

Birth Certificate Pricing To Increase

| May 22, 2011, 11:24 AM | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will increase its fee for certified copies of birth certificates from $20 to $30, effective June 1, 2011. The change is due to a State of Maryland fee increase for birth certificates. This is the first increase since June 2003, when County fees for a birth certificate were […]

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Community Health Report Shows County Progress With Cancer Screening

Community Health Report Shows County Progress With Cancer Screening

| May 19, 2011, 01:53 PM | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health recently released its fourteenth annual Report Card of Community Health Indicators. The publication, which can be viewed on the Department website, www.aahealth.org, reviews County health statistics related to cancer, communicable diseases, infant health and other selected health topics. The Report Card highlights progress made in lowering death rates […]

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Graul’s Good Food Weekends

Graul’s Good Food Weekends

| April 26, 2011, 02:19 PM | 0 Comments

Graul’s Market will join the Anne Arundel County Department of Health’s Learn To Live program to sponsor two Good Food for Good Health Weekends. The Graul’s at 1388 Cape St. Claire Road in Annapolis will participate April 27 through May 1, and the Graul’s at 607 Taylor Avenue in Annapolis will participate May 20 through […]

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Health Department Shuts Down Fuddruckers

Health Department Shuts Down Fuddruckers

| March 17, 2011, 02:11 PM | 0 Comments

<–Please share this post with your facebook friends and twitter followers by using the icons to the left. The Anne Arundel County Department of Health closed the Fuddruckers on Jennifer Road in Annapolis, Maryland, at approximately 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16, 2011, due to evidence of contaminated food. Unidentified green pellets resembling rodenticide were […]

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Good Food Good Health Weekends

Good Food Good Health Weekends

| January 21, 2011, 01:00 PM | 0 Comments

County residents can learn about healthy eating while they shop during Good Food for Good Health Weekends at local supermarkets. During upcoming weekends, health educators will answer questions on nutrition and distribute free low-fat recipes and other healthy eating information. In addition, healthy recipes and nutrition and physical activity tips will be placed throughout the […]

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County H1N1 Clinic For ALL

County H1N1 Clinic For ALL

| December 09, 2009, 10:19 AM | 0 Comments

H1N1 Program Expanded: Clinic On December 15, 2009 Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold announced that the County’s H1N1 Flu Vaccination Program has been expanded to include seniors and healthy adults. In addition to the at-risk target groups initially recommended by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, now the general population can get the […]

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Line For Swine

Line For Swine

| December 01, 2009, 06:27 PM | 0 Comments

Hundreds Attend South River Swine Flu Clinic At least 150 people were waiting in line for the Swine Flu clinic to open up at South River High School this afternoon. The County ran a program at several high schools to distribute the latest shipment of the vaccine. They offered no guarantees as to how many […]

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World Aids Day: December 1

World Aids Day: December 1

| November 24, 2009, 11:50 AM | 0 Comments

Free HIV Counseling & Testing Offered By County December 1st is World AIDS Day. The Anne Arundel County Department of Health and the County World AIDS Day Commission will offer HIV counseling and testing on Tuesday, December 1, from noon to 6 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 171 Duke of Gloucester Street in Annapolis. The […]

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H1N1 Vaccines At Local High Schools

H1N1 Vaccines At Local High Schools

| November 19, 2009, 06:05 PM | 0 Comments

Schools Open Doors To Vaccine Clinics Nine Anne Arundel County high schools will be used as sites for free H1N1 vaccination clinics beginning on December 1, 2009, as part of Anne Arundel County Public Schools’ ongoing partnership with the Anne Arundel County Department of Health to prevent the spread of the H1N1 influenza. The sites […]

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H1N1 Vaccines Available Tomorrow

H1N1 Vaccines Available Tomorrow

| October 22, 2009, 06:02 PM | 0 Comments

Limited Quantities Of Vaccine Available The following information was just released from the Anne Arundel County Department of Health: A limited number of appointments for the nasal spray H1N1 flu vaccine will be available Friday, October 23 starting at 8:30 a.m. County residents who are in targeted priority groups can call 410-222-4896 to schedule an […]

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