August 2013

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Washing Your Hands May Prevent Illness

An increase in the number of cases of food-borne and waterborne illness has prompted the Saint Louis County Health Department to remind everyone of the importance of hand washing and using proper food handling techniques in preventing disease. “We are showing increases over the usual number of cases of cryptosporidiasis and camplylobacteriosis,” said Dr. Faisal … Continue reading