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    Madison County Forum with Panel of Experts Provide Insight into the Opioid Epidemic

    “This has been a growing epidemic for the past 20 years,” said Eric Faisst, public health director in the Madison County Department of Health. “We know this is affecting our community in many ways.” Read on...
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    Lyme Disease in Madison County

    Lyme disease has increased over the last 14 years. According to the CDC in 2015, 95% of confirmed Lyme Disease cases were reported from just fourteen states, including New York. Learn more about Lyme Disease
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    Safely Disposing of Sharps

    Have you ever wondered where you or a loved one can dispose of used medical syringes (sharps)? Madison County has a program in place that can help with safe disposal. Read on...
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    Rabies Continues to Be a Threat in CNY

    A skunk was positive for rabies in neighboring Oneida county, prompting the quarantine of a family’s dog. Be sure your family pet is current with their rabies vaccination. Attend a free rabies clinic for Madison County pet owners, learn more. Read on...
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    Weekly Disease & Flu Surveillance Report

    Check out the latest disease surveillance report. Read on...
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