The Chesapeake Health District is dedicated to preventing illness, promoting healthy lifestyles and protecting the environment for all the citizens of Chesapeake.
For reporting a public health emergency, such as a reportable disease or environmental public health hazard, after normal business hours, on holidays or weekends, please contact police dispatch at (757) 382-6161.
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You never outgrow the need for vaccines. The specific immunizations you need as an adult are determined by factors such as your age, lifestyle, high-risk conditions, type and locations of travel, and previous immunizations. Check out the CDC's webpage with Immunization Schedules for Adults at http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/easy-to-read/adult.html
Asian Tiger Mosquitoes like to live in people's yards and lay their eggs in standing water. Make sure your yard is safe by having an adult check for standing water each week. For more help, call Mosquito Control - thery're here to help!
Please be sure to visit VDH's ZIKA website for the most current information on ZIKA at www.ZikaVA.org
|Zika Virus Prevention: Summary for Healthcare Providers||Zika - 5 Minute Asian Tiger Guide|
Please visit this link for additional informational videos on ZIKA: https://www.youtube.com/user/MyVDH1
For ZIKA Travel Information please visit the CDC at http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/zika-information
Healthy Chesapeake is committed to building a culture of wellness that supports, sustains and advocates for a healthier Chesapeake. Working together we can advocate for a healthier Chesapeake where people live, learn, play, work and worship.
This is a great time to remind everyone how to reduce the spread of colds, flu and other infectious diseases and help ensure the health of your employees and your business. Help spread the word, not the germs! Please download and distribute the flyer as you wish. Click here for the PDF format, or click here for the Publisher format to customize it to suit your needs.