Health Concerns and Information

Posted in October, 2014:

The NJ Department of Health has suggested that schools should post access to the Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) FAQs ( Frequently Asked Questions) in light of the current outbreak. Please see below links for updated FAQs on EV-D68. Since the outbreak is evolving, they will be updating the FAQs on the ERHC website frequently so you may choose to revisit these links again in the future.

New Jersey Department of Health Communicable Disease Service – this link provides both updated FAQ pages as well as an updated map of confirmed EV-D68 cases.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention – this link provides information on Enterovirus D68 in the United States in 2014.

Essex Regional Health Commission – this link provides another set of Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) Frequently Asked Questions.

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