Due to Wastewater Infrastructure Investments, Health Officials Lift Peconic River Recreation Advisory that was issued on n December 15, 2015.
Results of water sampling performed by SUNY Stony Brook has confirmed cyanobacteria blooms, more commonly known as blue–green algae, in Wickapogue Pond in Southampton, NY.
The Suffolk County Department of Health Services (SCDHS), the Town of Huntington and the Suffolk County SPCA will offer free rabies vaccinations for dogs, cats and ferrets.
Proposal Would Expedite Implementation of Governor Cuomo's Clean Water Plan for Suffolk County
Suffolk County has released a report on tick- and mosquito-borne diseases in Suffolk County. The report, produced by the Suffolk County Tick and Vector-Borne Diseases Task Force (TVBDTF), provides an overview of the diseases transmitted by ticks and mosquitoes and outlines a needs assessment for approaching vector-borne diseases.
Sarcoidosis is an inflammatory disease that can affect any organ of the body. It appears most often in the lungs and the eyes, and sometimes the heart. It can show itself through a wide variety of symptoms, including swollen glands, sores, shortness of breath, chronic fever, fatigue, and weight loss.
The SCDHS Office of Minority Health in collaboration with HRHCare will present the fourth Gospel Health Fest on April 30, 2016 from 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Suffolk County Community College, Ammerman Campus. Resister here. http://health.suffolkcountyny.gov/gospelfest/
The meeting of the Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Subcomittee of the Mental Hygiene Services Advisory Board will take place on Wednesday, May 4, 2016.