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  • February is American Heart Month

    Heart disease is a leading cause of death for both men and women in Virginia. The most common type of heart disease is coronary artery disease (CAD). A key part of Virginia’s Plan for Well-Being focuses on preventive actions that keep Virginians active and healthy, and the good news is that most heart disease and its complications are completely preventable…Read more

  • Norovirus Season is Here!

    Virginia is seeing more visits to hospitals and clinics due to the sudden onset of symptoms of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramping. These illnesses are associated with the arrival of norovirus season. Norovirus is often called the “stomach flu” or the “stomach bug,” and it is on the rise. Learn the best ways to stop the spread of norovirus.…Read more

  • Traveling this winter?

    The risk for exposure to flu during travel depends somewhat on the time of year and destination. People should get vaccinated at least 2 weeks before travel because it takes 2 weeks for vaccine immunity to develop after vaccination. Learn more about Influenza Prevention - Information for Travelers at: https://www.cdc.gov/flu/travelers/travelersfacts.htmRead more

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