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Public Health

  • What is the difference between the flu and the common cold?
  • How do I protect myself from the summer heat?

Emergency Preparedness

  • How do I know severe weather is coming?
  • How can parents and teachers prepare children for a disaster?
  • How do I prepare my business for a disaster?
  • How do I protect my health after a power outage?
  • What severe weather is most common in Ohio? How do I prepare?

Environmental

Lyme Disease

  • What is the risk of Lyme disease in Ohio?

West Nile Virus

  • Besides mosquitoes, can you get West Nile virus directly from other insects or ticks?
  • Can you get West Nile virus directly from birds?
  • I've gotten a mosquito bite. Should I be tested for West Nile virus?
  • If I live in an areas where birds or mosquitos with West Nile virus have been reported, and I am bitten by a mosquito, am I likely to get sick?
  • Is a woman's pregnancy at risk if she gets West Nile virus?
  • Is there a vaccine against West Nile virus?
  • What should I do if I think I have West Nile encephalitis?
  • Where can I learn more about precautions can I take to prevent mosquito- and tick-borne diseases?

Zika Virus

  • What is Zika virus?
  • What are the symptoms of Zika virus?
  • How is Zika virus transmitted?
  • What is the risk of Zika virus infection in Ohio?
  • Is there a vaccine for Zika virus?
  • Who is at risk of being infected with Zika virus?
  • What should travelers know about Zika virus?
  • Are there Zika virus-related travel advisories for pregnant women?
  • What countries have Zika?
  • Where can I learn more about precautions can I take to prevent mosquito- and tick-borne diseases?
Friday, September 22, 2017

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