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Health Department Rules Out Measles In Montgomery County Teen

A 15-year-old boy from Montgomery County who was being evaluated and tested for a suspected case of measles has been cleared of the disease, health officials announced Sunday.

02/08/2015

1972:  In this handout from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a histopathology of measles pneumonia is seen in this microscope image from 1972. Measles outbreaks have been reported throughout the U.S., with the latest reported February 5, 2015 at a daycare in suburban Chicago where as many as five children under the age of one have been infected. (Photo by CDC via Getty Images)

Officials: Possible Case Of Measles Being Investigated In Montgomery County

Officials say the Montgomery County Health Department is investigating a report of a physician suspected measles in a 15-year-old male from Montgomery county.

02/06/2015

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Montgomery County Wants Drivers To Put Down Those Phones

The Montgomery County Health Department today kicked off a yearlong campaign to cut down on distracted driving.

01/29/2014

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Delaware Valley Bracing For Upsurge In Mosquito Population

Weather experts say June was the wettest month on record for the Philadelphia region, and that could translate into a bad mosquito season later on this summer.

07/05/2013

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April Deadline For Pa. Students’ Immunizations Fast Approaching

New immunization laws went into effect last August and the deadline for Pennsylvania children to receive these vaccines is April 30th.

02/20/2012

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Warning For Bucks, Montgomery County Residents: Test Well Water Before Drinking

Both counties are handing out free water test kits distributed by the state Department of Environmental Protection.

09/15/2011

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West Nile Virus Season Opens Quietly In Montgomery County, Pa.

The West Nile virus season runs from April 1st through October 31st, and at this point county officials say it’s too early to say how severe the season will be.

04/01/2011