February 16, 2011 RSS feed / Health

Putnam’s Travel Vaccine Clinic Gets Underway

Planning on overseas travel? The Putnam County Health Department has kicked off its Travel Vaccine Clinic by offering rabies, typhoid, and yellow fever vaccines. More...

Lunch Guidelines Could Promote Healthier Eating

Healthier eating is on the menu for school children as a result of the USDA’s announcement that it will adopt new guidelines for school lunches. More...

Cancer Support in March

Support Connection, Inc., is a not-for profit organization that provides free, confidential support services for people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, offers a wide range of free support groups women with breast and ovarian cancer. More...

Healthy Heart Awareness

When 15-year-old Jordyn Phillips (R) of Peekskill found out that her mom, Maria (L), needed heart surgery in September, her heart almost stopped. More...

Raising Hope for Bailey

Bailey O’Brien is a young woman from Putnam Valley who is facing a tough battle with cancer. More...

Weekly Poll

Construction on the Pudding Street overpass won't start until 2019. What are your thoughts?
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