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Merland L. Carlson
Larry L. Lang
Michelle D. Ellenson
December 7, 2011
It's that time of the year
This happens to be National Influenza Vaccination Week. The timing is perfect - everywhere you go, it seems that people are sneezing, wheezing and coughing. I know there is a need for all of us to do the above at times, but come on, let's practice a little hygiene-laced common...
December 7, 2011 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
Timing right for flu prevention
It's that time of the year again. We are hearing reports about viruses going around affecting the local population in varying degrees and forms. This week is being observed as National Influenza Vaccination Week and the timing couldn't be more appropriate. North Dakota Department...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
October 14, 2010
Flu vaccination clinics set for senior centers
Fargo Cass Public Health will sponsor seasonal influenza clinics at senior centers in Fargo and West Fargo. The cost of the flu shot is $33. Medicare/Medicare Advantage plans and/or Blue Cross Blue Shield will be billed, so seniors are asked to bring insurance cards. Clinic times...
October 14, 2010 - 9:44am
March 15, 2010
Tetanus, H1N1 vaccine clinic scheduled Tuesday at Urban Plains Center in Fargo
FARGO - Fargo Cass Public Health will conduct a tetanus and H1N1 vaccine clinic from 1 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday at the Urban Plains Center, 5225 31st Ave. S., Fargo. The cost of the tetanus shot is a $10 administration fee. The H1N1 vaccine is free.
March 15, 2010 - 3:26pm
January 7, 2010
15-year-old West Fargo boy with H1N1 leaving MeritCare Children's Hospital
FARGO - A 15-year-old West Fargo boy who has been in critical condition battling H1N1 flu since Oct. 19 has recovered enough to leave the pediatric intensive care unit at MeritCare Children's Hospital. Keith Worthington has been transferred to Triumph Hospital, a long-term rehabilitation...
January 7, 2010 - 10:24am
November 11, 2009
Fargo flu clinics set for Saturday, Monday
Fargo Cass Public Health officials are warning people not to let their guard down against the H1N1 influenza, urging that the best protection is vaccination. "What we are seeing right now is a dip in the second wave of H1N1 cases in our area. The first wave was during April and May,"...
November 11, 2009 - 8:31am
November 5, 2009
H1N1 flu clinic scheduled Monday for pregnant women
FARGO - A free H1N1 vaccination clinic for pregnant women is scheduled from 2-6 p.m. Monday or until vaccine is gone, whichever comes first. The clinic will be held at Atonement Lutheran Church at 4601 University Drive S. in Fargo, according to a news release from Fargo Cass Public...
November 5, 2009 - 12:09pm
November 3, 2009
Fargo Cass Public Health announces second H1N1 clinic
WEST FARGO - A second H1N1 flu vaccine clinic will be held in Cass County on Saturday. The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., or until the vaccine runs out, at West Fargo High School, 801 9th St.
November 3, 2009 - 10:35am
October 23, 2009
Innovis restricts visitors as precaution in H1N1 flu fight
As a precaution against the growing flu epidemic in the region, Innovis Health announced restrictions for visitor access to its Fargo hospital location this morning. According to a statement from Innovis: Effective immediately, the hospital, 3000 32nd Ave.
October 23, 2009 - 11:05am
October 20, 2009
F-M area steps up efforts to fight flu
A rising number of flu cases has forced local hospitals, schools and day cares into a battle against the virus. Last week, health officials...
October 20, 2009 - 10:24am
October 19, 2009
Flu prompts Fargo's MeritCare to restrict visitors
FARGO - Two MeritCare Hospital locations in Fargo are restricting visitors due to the prevalence of H1N1 flu in the community and to protect patients from exposure, the hospital announced this morning. In a news release, MeritCare said only immediate family members who do not have...
October 19, 2009 - 8:50am
October 1, 2009
Fighting new flu strain everyone's responsibility
It seems like no matter where you go these days, people are coughing and sneezing with total disregard for those around them, whether it's a mall, restaurant, church, it almost makes you want to stay home and avoid any outside contact at all. None of us would probably be as sensitive...
October 1, 2009 - 12:00am
Flu shot vaccinations available to West Fargo residents
The leaves are changing, the temperature is falling and all signs point to a sure autumn indicator: flu season. To combat the illness, area residents can receive flu shots at local schools this month as part of a new Stamp Out Influenza program spurred by 7-Day Clinic. Area schools...
October 1, 2009 - 12:00am
March 29, 2008
N.D. flu count tops 3,000 cases
BISMARCK - North Dakota's flu count now tops 3,000 for the first time since 2005, the state Health Department says. The latest count shows 3,059 confirmed cases in the state, compared with 3,752 in 2005.
March 29, 2008 - 7:00am