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Posted on: July 20, 2022

988 - New Mental Health Hotline - 988


People experiencing a mental health crisis have a new way to reach out for help in the U.S. Simply call or text the numbers 9-8-8. 

Modeled after 911, the new three-digit 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline is designed to be a memorable and quick nu...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022



Monkeypox was discovered in 1958 when two outbreaks of a pox-like disease occurred in colonies of monkeys kept for research. The first human case of monkeypox was recorded in 1970. 

Monkeypox can be transmitted by exposure to respiratory ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

CDC Isolation and Quarantine Calculator

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Visit CDC to determine how long you need to isolate or quarantine to prevent the spread of COVID-19

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Tazewell County COVID-19 Community Level


8/1//22According to CDC COVID Data Tracker, Tazewell County is currently at MEDIUM community level based on case rate per 100,000 population, new hospital admissions, and % inpatient beds by COVID-19 patients.
To protect yourself and others:
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Posted on: June 15, 2022

IDPH Warn to Avoid Tick Bites

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To avoid tick bites, people should conduct a thorough tick-check for themselves, their children and their pets after spending time in areas ticks are known to inhabit, such as in and near wooded areas, tall grass, and brush. Removing ticks within a 24-hou...

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