Public Health Advisory Swine Flu

Public Health Officials of the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department issued a public health advisory regarding outbreaks of swine influenza now present in the United States. Doug Corbett, Public Health Administrator, has asked that at this time, schools, nursing homes, daycare centers, etc. be vigilant in making sure current hand washing procedures are followed. For the detailed advisory, information regarding symptoms, and instructions on how to help prevent the spread of swine flu, visit their website at www.fiphd.org.

Information is also available on the following websites:
Kankakee County Public Health Department- www.kankakeehealth.org
Illinois Department of Public Health - www.idph.state.il.us
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention- www.cdc.gov


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