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It's the Year of Health at Penn! Campus Health Initiatives, the public health arm of Student Health Service is heavily involved and wants you to be too. Check out all of our different health education programs and click here to find out what we're doing for the Year of Health.
Updated 9/30/14: Enterovirus infections are common in the summer and fall. While thecurrent outbreak has spread to 41 states, the at-risk population continues tobe young children. Currently, several states, including Pennsylvania, are seeing more children than usual with severerespiratory illness caused by Enterovirus D68. While the current outbreak is mainly affecting young children, you can help protect yourself, your friendsand your family by maintaining good hygiene. Wash your hands often with soapand water for 20 seconds. Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth with unwashedhands. Avoid kissing, hugging, and sharing cups or eating utensils with peoplewho are sick. For more information, see our Disease Update.
Updated 9/30/14: While the US has its first confirmed case of Ebola, the outbreak may be nearing the end in both Senegal and Nigeria. Public health workers know how to stop and control the spread of disease.The risk of an Ebola outbreak in the United States remains low. The Student Health Service continues to closely monitor information about the virus and following the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). We have found the CDC and the World Health Organization to be the best sources of updated information.
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