HelpContact UsFOILSite Map

Custom Navigation

Living in Tompkins County linkLearning in Tompkins County linkVisiting Tompkins County linkBusiness in Tompkins County linkTompkins County Government link

Health Press Room News

You are here:

You are here

> Health Press Room News

Health Press Room News

Oct 25, 2018
Sep 20, 2018
Sep 17, 2018

Flu vaccination is the best protection against the flu, and now is the time to get a flu vaccination.

Sep 11, 2018
Aug 27, 2018

The bite occurred Saturday, August 25, 2018, at approximately 2:00 p.m. on the trail to Second Dam in the Six Mile Creek area of Ithaca. The dog is described as a German Shepherd.

Aug 16, 2018

A bat found on the sidewalk at 530 Madison St., near the intersection of 5th Street and across from Conway Park in the City of Ithaca, was determined to be rabid by the NYS Rabies Lab.

Aug 10, 2018

Avoid the risk of rabies and rabies treatment by capturing and submitting for laboratory testing any bat found in their home that may have come in contact with humans or pets.

Jul 24, 2018

There is a pill that can be taken daily to lower one’s risk of HIV infection. The medication is called PrEP, pre-exposure prophylaxis.