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Ragan, Ali9/18/2018 9:00 AM0 
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that people aged 50 and over accounted for 17% (6,725) of the 39,513 HIV diagnoses in 2015 in the United States. People aged 50 to 54 accounted for 45% (3,010) of the diagnoses among people aged 50 and over.
NoNoYes9/18/2018 12:14 PM9/18/2018 12:14 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/31/2018 8:53 AM0 
Residents are strongly urged to take steps to avoid mosquito bites after increase in reported cases and positive mosquito pools.
NoYesYes8/31/2018 8:58 AM8/31/2018 12:48 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/27/2018 3:15 PM0 
Los niños no son los únicos que necesitan vacunas, ¡los adultos también las necesitan! Incluso los adultos saludables pueden enfermarse gravemente.
NoNoYes8/6/2018 3:17 PM8/6/2018 3:17 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/27/2018 3:07 PM0 
Vaccines are not just for children. Immunizations are needed throughout life to stay healthy.

NoNoYes8/6/2018 3:10 PM8/6/2018 3:10 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/24/2018 4:00 PM0 
​The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) today announced that the first case of West Nile Virus has been confirmed in a Boston resident this year.
NoYesYes8/28/2018 8:29 AM8/28/2018 11:32 AMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/20/2018 3:10 PM0 
Los preadolescentes y los adolescentes corren el riesgo de contraer enfermedades y necesitan la protección de las vacunas para mantenerlos sanos.
NoNoYes8/6/2018 3:15 PM8/6/2018 3:15 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/20/2018 3:04 PM0 
Preteens and teens are at risk for diseases and need the protection of vaccines to keep them healthy.
NoNoYes8/6/2018 3:07 PM8/6/2018 3:07 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/15/2018 12:06 PM0 
​The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) is holding a meeting of the Boston Biosafety Committee, an advisory group appointed by BPHC'sExecutive Director under the BPHC Biological Laboratory Regulation. 
NoNoYes8/15/2018 12:07 PM8/15/2018 12:07 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/13/2018 3:03 PM0 
​Las vacunas pueden ayudar a mantener protegidos a los bebés y niños pequeños de muchas enfermedades. Antes de los 2 años de edad, los niños son vacunados contra 14 enfermedades muy graves
NoNoYes8/6/2018 3:04 PM8/6/2018 3:04 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/13/2018 3:00 PM0 
Vaccines can protect children from 14 serious diseases before they turn 2! It's easy to think of these as diseases of the past. But the truth is they still exist. Children in the United States can—and do—still get some of these diseases. ​
NoNoYes8/6/2018 3:02 PM8/6/2018 3:02 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/6/2018 2:50 PM0 
¡Vacunas para mujeres embarazadas puede ayudar a mantener a la familia saludable! Esta lista contiene las 7 cosas más importante que usted debe de saber sobre las vacunas y las mujeres embarazadas. 
NoNoYes8/6/2018 3:00 PM8/6/2018 3:00 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali8/6/2018 2:46 PM0 
Vaccines for pregnant women can help keep a growing family healthy! Here are the top 7 things you need to know about vaccines and pregnancy.
NoNoYes8/6/2018 2:50 PM8/6/2018 2:50 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali7/28/2018 9:00 AM0 
400 million people worldwide are affected by viral hepatitis and every year, it is estimated that there are 6-10 million new cases. An estimated 95% of people with hepatitis do not know there are infected. That is why it is important that we start talking about hepatitis, what we can do to protect ourselves from this infection, and treatment options.
NoNoYes7/27/2018 8:38 AM7/27/2018 8:38 AMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali7/27/2018 5:17 PM0 
The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) today alerted the public of a potential measles exposure at two Boston locations, after receiving notification of a confirmed case of measles. Anyone who visited the following locations during the specified dates and times could become ill between July 26 and August 10, 2018.
NoYesYes7/27/2018 5:20 PM7/27/2018 5:20 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali7/26/2018 3:11 PM0 
​The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) hosted its ninth Annual Breakup Summit at Simmons College today, bringing together more than 200 teens from across Boston for a discussion about the impact media has in teenage breakups. This year's summit included a screening of the second season of "The Halls," a web series first released in 2014 that aims to address teen dating violence and relationships.
NoYesYes7/26/2018 3:14 PM7/26/2018 3:14 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali7/9/2018 9:00 AM0 
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) recommends that no one eat any shellfish and most individuals not eat any fish caught from the Lower Mystic River Area.
NoNoYes7/9/2018 2:03 PM7/12/2018 3:20 PMApproved
  
Vivas, Ana Karina7/6/2018 2:00 PM0 
The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) today announced that a mosquito pool in Jamaica Plain has tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV).
NoYesYes7/6/2018 4:43 PM7/6/2018 4:45 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali6/27/2018 9:00 AM0 
June 27th is National Testing Day! On this day, let's raise awareness about the importance of HIV testing and early diagnosis of HIV.
NoNoYes6/27/2018 10:37 AM6/27/2018 10:37 AMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali6/25/2018 9:00 AM0 
Mosquitoes in Boston are most active and most likely to carry disease from July to September, but they can spread disease until the first hard frost (as late as November).
NoNoYes6/25/2018 3:30 PM6/25/2018 3:30 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali6/19/2018 9:00 AM0 
On Saturday, June 16 the Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) hosted "Healing Power: A Celebration of Cancer Survivorship" at The Guild, bringing Boston residents together in a celebration of life. The event was co-hosted by the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center.
NoYesYes6/19/2018 10:24 AM6/19/2018 10:24 AMApproved
  
Vivas, Ana Karina6/13/2018 8:05 AM0 
The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) today announced the launch of the "We Are Green & Clean" campaign. Green & Clean businesses work to reduce occupational and environmental health exposures in auto shops, nail salons, and hair salons.
NoYesYes6/14/2018 10:52 AM6/14/2018 10:56 AMApproved
  
Vivas, Ana Karina6/11/2018 6:05 PM0 
Mayor Martin J. Walsh today celebrated the graduation of 20 EMT recruits and recognized nine department members recently promoted, in a ceremony at Faneuil Hall held before family and friends.
NoYesYes6/12/2018 11:29 AM6/12/2018 11:56 AMApproved
  
Vivas, Ana Karina6/8/2018 9:00 AM0 
Updated CityHealth ratings show Boston is setting the gold standard for smart policymaking
NoYesYes7/5/2018 4:01 PM7/5/2018 4:01 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali6/1/2018 9:00 AM0 
​The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department yesterday launched the 2018 Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. The series starting next Monday, June 4, will bring 30 free fitness classes per week to parks in 18 neighborhoods across the City.
NoYesYes6/1/2018 8:18 AM6/1/2018 8:18 AMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali5/19/2018 9:00 AM0 
May is National Hepatitis Awareness Month. Here's what you need to know to about staying healthy when it comes to Hepatitis.
NoNoYes4/30/2018 9:59 AM4/30/2018 9:59 AMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali5/18/2018 9:00 AM0 
​In honor of National Women's Health Week, we're recognizing four Whittier Street residents, all amazing women, who are committed to living a healthy lifestyle. They recently had the chance to take a field trip to the new Daily Table store in Dudley square and the REACH:PHH team was able to pull them aside for a short interview.
NoNoYes5/21/2018 1:14 PM5/22/2018 7:58 AMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali4/27/2018 8:11 AM0 
Mayor Martin J. Walsh is encouraging Bostonians to play a role in curbing the misuse and theft of prescription drugs by dropping off their expired, unused, and unwanted medications on Saturday, April 28, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The kiosk service is free and anonymous, and available at any of the following locations:
NoYesYes4/27/2018 8:14 AM4/27/2018 8:14 AMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali4/23/2018 9:00 AM0 
Most sexually transmitted infections (STIs) can be cured with the right medicine.
NoNoYes4/5/2018 2:44 PM4/5/2018 2:44 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali4/21/2018 9:00 AM0 
​April 21-28, 2018 is National Infant Immunization Week. Are your children's vaccinations up-to-date?
NoNoYes4/19/2018 4:09 PM4/19/2018 4:09 PMApproved
  
Ragan, Ali4/21/2018 9:00 AM0 
El 21 al 28 de abril, 2018 celebramos la Semana Nacional de Inmunización Infantil.  ¿Están vacunados sus hijos?
NoNoYes4/19/2018 4:12 PM4/19/2018 4:12 PMApproved
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