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2013 News and Media Coverage

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News Story, 12-29-2013 (News-Press): Health: Southwest Florida peak flu season starts in January
Press Release, 12-13-2013: Avoid wild animal bites
Press Release, 12-13-2013: Wild animal bites increase - Avoidance recommended
News Story, 12-13-2013 (WINK): Lee-DOH reports 5 raccoon bites in less than 3 weeks
News Story, 12-12-2013 (NBC-2): Raccoon bites up in Lee County
News Story, 12-12-2013 (FOX-4): Rabies scare in Lee County
News Story, 11-27-2013 (Florida Weekly): Streets Alive makes history in the River District
Press Release, 11-13-2013: Tobacco-Free Lee meets - New location encourages youth involvement
News Story, 11-10-2013 (WINK): Streets come alive in downtown Fort Myers
News Story, 11-08-2013 (News-Press): Family-friendly events happening this weekend in Southwest Florida
News Story, 11-07-2013 (WINK): Streets Alive event coming to Fort Myers River Dist
Press Release, 10-21-2013: Flu prevention starts with a vaccine
News Story, 10-17-2013 (WINK): Vibrio Vulnificus cases in FL no higher than previous years
News Story, 10-15-2013 (NBC-2): Tamiflu shortage reported at some pharmacies
Press Release, 10-11-2013: Tobacco-Free Lee meets - New Location, Speaker
News Story, 10-11-2013 (Naples Daily News): 31 in Florida infected, 10 killed by bacteria in salt water
News Story, 10-10-2013 (NBC-2): Doctors: Get your flu shot now
News Story, 09-25-2013 (WINK): Flooding continues across SWFL
News Story, 09-24-2013 (WINK): Tips to avoid flood-related health risks
News Story, 09-18-2013 (NBC-2): Experts warn of health hazards associated with water releases
News Story, 09-18-2013 (Florida Weekly): Health Briefs
Press Release, 09-12-2013: Tobacco-Free Lee meets- New Tobacco Prevention Specialist
News Story, 09-10-2013 (North Fort Myers Neighbor): Tips to avoid flood-related health issues
News Story, 09-05-2013 (NBC-2): Health officials warn of flood water dangers
Press Release, 09-04-2013: Most flood-related health risks can be avoided
News Story, 09-04-2013 (News-Press): Tips for avoiding flood-related health problems
Press Release, 08-16-2013: Quit Smoking Now class ticket to breathe free
News Story, 08-09-2013 (Cape Coral Daily Breeze): Murky waters
News Story, 08-07-2013 (WINKTV): Dept. of Health sees long lines for student immunizations
News Story, 08-02-2013 (WINKTV): Health Department: Have your well water checked... routinely
News Story, 08-01-2013 (WINKTV): DOH sees increase in illnesses from unregulated well water
Press Release, 07-31-2013: Rain increases need to check well water
News Story, 07-30-2013 (Lehigh Acres Citizen): Health Department: Rain increases need to check well water
News Story, 07-30-2013 (WINKTV): Lake O water release affects southwest Florida
Press Release, 07-24-2013: Patience asked for travel immunizations
News Story, 07-24-2013 (NBC2, ABC7): Is the dark water dangerous to humans?
News Story, 07-24-2013 (ABC7): Time for shots for some Lee County students
Press Release, 07-17-2013: DOH-Lee sponsors Streets Alive Lee
News Story, 07-17-2013 (News-Press): Dept. of Health announces 'Streets Alive Lee' event
Press Release, 07-16-2013: Beach Advisory
News Story, 07-16-2013 (WINKTV): Department of Health lifts advisory from Cape Coral beach
News Story, 07-16-2013 (News-Press): Beach back open: Advisory lifted on Cape Coral Yacht Club Beach
News Story, 07-16-2013 (FOX4): Cape Coral beach deemed safe
Press Release, 07-15-2013: Back to school Health Pack launch
News Story, 07-15-2013 (News-Press): Health Department in Lee offering vaccination, health exam information for children
News Story, 07-09-2013 (News-Press): Beach at Cape Coral Yacht Club to remain closed
News Story, 07-05-2013 (News-Press): Despite closure, Cape Coral Yacht Club beach a popular place
Press Release, 07-05-2013: Tobacco Free Lee meets
News Story, 07-04-2013 (News-Press): Cape Yacht Club beach closed
Press Release, 07-03-2013: Beach Advisory
Press Release, 06-27-2013: Free HIV testing going on now
News Story, 06-27-2013 (News-Press): Free HIV testing available today in Lee County
News Story, 06-18-2013 (News-Press): Summertime can be a breeze
Press Release, 06-14-2013: Free Clinics set for National HIV Testing Day
Press Release, 06-13-2013: Tobacco Free Lee Meets
Press Release, 05-30-2013: Lee County supports World No Tobacco Day
Press Release, 05-24-2013: DOH-Lee urges pool water tests to prevent illness
News Story, 05-24-2013 (WINKTV): Lee Dept. of Health offers free pool testing kit
News Story, 05-24-2013 (News-Press): Free test strips for pools available
News Story, 05-24-2013 (NBC2, ABC7): Swimmers advised to self-test public pools
Press Release, 05-23-2013: DOH-Lee reports county red tide free
Press Release, 05-21-2013: DOH-Lee honors Orange River Elementary
News Story, 05-20-2013 (NBC2): Health Matters: First Asthma-Friendly Day Care
Press Release, 05-13-2013: DOH-Lee urges early back-to-school shots
Press Release, 05-01-2013: FDOH Lee launches 5-2-1-0 childhood obesity prevention program
News Story, 05-01-2013 (News-Press): Keeping kids at a healthy weight is a numbers game
Press Release, 04-26-2013: Tobacco sneers match baseball cheers
Press Release, 04-24-2013: Living with Diabetes
Press Release, 04-24-2013: Childcare center honored for asthma episode prevention
Press Release, 04-19-2013: DOH works with childcare centers to prevent asthma episodes
Press Release, 04-11-2013: Tobacco Free Lee meets
Press Release, 04-09-2013: Lee County celebrates fifth annual Tobacco Free Florida Week
Press Release, 04-05-2013: Stay Alive and Thrive program
Press Release, 03-27-2013: Stay Alive and Thrive program planned
Press Release, 03-20-2013: Health rankings report underscores community partnerships
News Story, 03-20-2013 (News-Press): Study: SW Fla. is living better
News Story, 03-20-2013 (Naples Daily News): Collier third healthiest county in the state; Lee No. 11
Press Release, 03-19-2013: Kids are fighting back against big tobacco
Press Release, 03-13-2013: Tobacco Free Lee meets
Press Release, 02-25-2013: Caution reminded around red tide
News Story, 02-25-2013 (News-Press): Department of Health: Use caution around red tide
Press Release, 02-13-2013: Tobacco Free Lee meets
News Story, 01-29-2013 (WINK): Debate over vaccinations amid possible whooping cough case
News Story, 01-29-2013 (WINK): Reported whooping cough case at Cafferata Elementary
News Story, 01-29-2013 (News-Press): Lee officials warn of whooping cough
News Story, 01-29-2013 (NBC2): Whooping cough confirmed in Lee school
News Story, 01-28-2013 (WINK): Lee County Health Dept. receives report of whooping cough
News Story, 01-28-2013 (NBC2): Case of whooping cough reported in Lee County
Press Release, 01-15-2013: Tobacco Free Lee meets
News Story, 01-14-2013 (News-Press): Rats out, updates in at Lee County Health Department's main office
News Story, 01-12-2013 (Naples Daily News): Flu levels normal for this time of year in Collier and Lee, but one death reported
News Story, 01-11-2013 (News-Press): Southwest Florida reports first flu death
News Story, 01-08-2013 (News-Press): Type A flu virus at high level in Florida
News Story, 01-07-2013 (FOX4): Health Department reopens Michigan Avenue location
Press Release, 01-07-2013: Health Department gradually reopens Michigan Avenue offices
News Story, 01-04-2013 (FOX4): Flu cases in Lee County have tripled
News Story, 01-04-2013 (Cape Coral Daily Breeze): Health officials: there’s still time to get flu shot
News Story, 01-02-2013 (WINK): Lee County residents urged to get flu shot
News Story, 01-02-2013 (News-Press): Health officials urge flu shots
News Story, 01-02-2013 (FOX4): Lee County Health urges flu shots for children
Press Release, 01-02-2013: Flu shots urged this week, Flu illnesses increasing

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