The New Flu 2009

With all the commotion about Swine Flu recently I thought this week would be a good time to update you on the facts. Swine flu is a form of influenza present in pigs, it does not usually spread to humans, but can with close contact to pigs. Swine flu can be spread from one human […]

Public Health Month

April is Public Health month, so this seems an appropriate time to let you know a little bit more about the profession.  Public health deals with the health of populations instead of individuals.  Public Health specialists deal with everything from infectious diseases to environmental health.  Think of diseases such as the small pox and the […]