Posted on: June 2, 2015

Flu Season

Statewide, public health officials report widespread flu activity, although the incidence varies by region, as is typical of flu season.  Massachusetts is currently experiencing a surge in laboratory-confirmed cases watched to track the illness. ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2015

Mosquito & Disease Public Service Announcement

What you need to know about diseases transmitted by mosquitoes -
West Nile Virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) are serious diseases caused by a virus transmitted through the bite of a mosquito.

You can reduce your chances of getting a m...Read on...

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Posted on: February 10, 2015

Measles: It’s Not Too Late to Vaccinate!

As the measles outbreak linked to Disneyland continues to spread throughout the United States, the Northampton Health Department is deeply concerned for those who are at risk because they have not been vaccinated.
The current measles outbreak is a multi-...Read on...

Measles Fact Sheet Health Department