Everyone 6 months and older is recommended for annual influenza vaccination, with rare exceptions. For the 2018-19 flu season, ACIP recommends annual influenza vaccination for everyone 6 months and older with any licensed, appropriate influenza vaccine (IIV, RIV4, or LAIV4) with no preference expressed for any one vaccine over another. Some vaccines are not recommended in some situations and health conditions, and some people should not receive influenza vaccines at all (though this is uncommon).Read More
We can’t guarantee a flu shot will keep all the ghosts and goblins at bay, but it is your best bet for avoiding the flu.
Stop by our flu clinics next week to protect yourself against the flu:
Brookings 10/22 2-6PM
Gold Beach 10/23 2-6PM
Port Orford 10/24 2-6PM
Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:18 a.m. today during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills!
Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes - wherever you live, work, or travel.Read More
Curry Community Health advises members of the public to take precautions to protect themselves from unhealthy smoke levels.
Due to the Klondike Fire burning in Curry County, under certain weather conditions smoke from the fire will drift into communities and quickly cause unhealthy air quality.Read More
August 9, 2018
The Oregon Health Authority issued a public health advisory today for higher-than-normal levels of bacteria in ocean waters at Harris Beach State Park, located in Curry County.Read More