Public Health Briefs

Alpine County Public Health Briefs are produced periodically by Dr. Johnson, Alpine County's Public Health Officer. These briefs contain valuable information related to a wide variety of topics on public health issues.


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03/17/2020 - "The Talk" - CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 Edition

03/16/2020 - GUIDANCE RE: RESTAURANTS and Coronavirus

03/12/2020 - HUNKER DOWN - Social Distancing Guidelines

03/10/2020 - Small Business and Coronavirus

03/09/2020 - CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE

02/27/2020 - Coronavirus - Should you wear a mask?

02/26/2020 - Coronavirus UPDATE - Community Transmission

02/26/2020 - Coronavirus - Preventive Actions

02/25/2020 - Coronavirus Update - PANDEMIC?

01/29/2020 - Should you be buying masks?

01/27/2020 - Novel Coronavirus *Update

01/21/2020 - Novel Coronavirus from China

01/15/2020 - Ice Fishing and HABs

12/04/2019 - Not too late for a flu shot

10/31/2019 - Vaping Update

10/29/2019 - High Dose Flu Vaccine Available

10/22/2019 - Earthquakes and Wildfires

10/09/2019 - FOOD SAFETY DURING POWER OUTAGE

10/07/2019 - FLU VACCINE: It's time

09/30/2019 - Personal Preparedness: Practical Skills

09/26/2019 Personal Preparedness: Power

09/23/2019 - Personal Preparedness: Paperwork

09/20/2019 - Personal Preparedness: Prescriptions

09/17/2019 - Personal Preparedness: Personal Needs

09/03/2019 - Marijuana Pregnancy Adolescence

08/27/2019 - Seasonal Flu Vaccine

08/21/2019 - Opioid Overdoses in the Eastern Sierra

08/20/2019 - Vaping and Lung Damage

08/10/2019 - Toxic Algae Blooms

07/03/2019 - ALPINE COUNTY DRINKING WATER

04/24/2019 - MEASLES INFORMATION

01/16/2019 - UPDATED FLU INFO

12/10/2018 - Synthetic Cannabinoids

12/7/2018 - FLU Vaccine

11/27/2018 - Holiday Travel and Flu

11/2/2018 Child Flu Death

10/19/2018 - Acute Flaccid Myelitis

08/06/2018 - Wildfire Smoke and Air Quality

08/02/2018 - Food Safety After Power Outage

07/16/2018 - Wildfire Smoke

07/03/2018 - Mosquito Repellent

05/14/2018 - Alpine County Hazardous Materials Incident

05/04/2018 - Vector Borne Diseases