Health Advisory
October 22, 2014

With increased attention on the Ebola virus and the arrival of cold and flu season, everyone is looking for authoritative information to safeguard themselves and their family members from illness. The websites of numerous national, state and local health-related organizations contain up-to-date information on the risks, symptoms and steps for prevention. Here are links to some of these sites:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention www.cdc.gov
National Institutes of Health www.nih.gov
World Health Organization www.who.int/en
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene www.dhmh.state.md.us
Wicomico County Health Department www.wicomicohealth.org
Worcester County Health Department www.worcesterhealth.org
Somerset County Health Department www.somersethd.org