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Flu Shot or Nasal Spray Vaccine

News from Preventive, Health posted on Wed, 10/21/2009 - 9:43am

by Anthony Fiore, MD, MPH , medical epidemiologist for the Influenza Division of the CDC

Update on Seasonal Flu Vaccine & H1N1 Flu Vaccine

News from Health posted on Wed, 10/14/2009 - 12:02pm


NOTE: Your own doctor may be your best option for getting seasonal flu vaccine. Many health care providers have received supplies of seasonal flu vaccine, while other providers are still waiting to receive their vaccines. Providers will continue to receive vaccines in the coming weeks, and vaccination for seasonal flu will continue through November and December, in time to provide protection against the seasonal flu.

Seasonal and H1N1 Vaccine Update

News from Health posted on Fri, 10/09/2009 - 12:40pm

The Cattaraugus County Health Department announced today that it has not yet received additional seasonal influenza vaccine. Individuals are advised that they may be innoculated with seasonal vaccine as late as December or even January with great effectiveness. Peak for influenza activity tends to be in February. Many local providers are also experiencing vaccine supply delays.

Regarding H1N1 vaccine, residents can and may receive this vaccine prior to seasonal influenza vaccine.

Flu Vaccine Availability

News from Health posted on Tue, 10/06/2009 - 11:40am

The Cattaraugus County Health Department announced today that additional supplies of Seasonal Influenza vaccine are expected to arrive at any time. Several Clinics were provided to the public in the month of September, however, until the next shipment of vaccine arrives, the Health Department strongly encourages those who have not yet received their seasonal vaccine, to contact their own medical providers.

Advertise in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Activity Guide

News from Tourism posted on Fri, 10/02/2009 - 10:50am

Just imagine reaching thousands of people for pennies all year long! That is the effect you will have when you advertise in the 2010 Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Activity Guide. This guide is the largest marketing brochure used by Cattaraugus County to entice visitors to come explore and enjoy our county.

2008-2009 Enchanted Mountains Activities Guide

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine for Employees

News from Health posted on Tue, 09/29/2009 - 2:56pm

Update October 1, 2009: The clinics are being postponed due to the fact that the Health Department's total supply of Influenza Vaccine has not been received.  The additional supply of vaccine should be received next week  and clinics will be rescheduled immediately.

The Nuts and Bolts of Selling to the Government

News from Procurement Technical Assistance Center posted on Wed, 09/23/2009 - 11:27am

Terrence M. O'Connor, Attorney at Law, to present free seminar in Buffalo, NY

Novel H1N1 Flu & Seasonal Flu: Differences and Similarities

News from Health posted on Wed, 09/23/2009 - 10:56am

Many people are wondering what the differences are between seasonal flu and novel H1N1 flu (Swine Flu). Novel H1N1 flu is caused by a new virus that is different from the seasonal flu we usually see each fall and winter. The virus that causes the seasonal flu changes a little bit each year, but the changes are small and people have some resistance to the virus. This year, the flu virus that is spreading is new and different enough so that many people, especially younger people, do not have much resistance.

Too Late to Landscape

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Thu, 09/17/2009 - 4:36pm

Is Fall too late in the year to complete landscaping work around your home? No, as a matter of fact landscaping late in the year can prove to be the most beneficial time to get you outdoor projects done.

Community Educator Hired

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Thu, 09/17/2009 - 4:07pm

Kellogg Hired as Program Educator for Cattaraugus County