Community Alerts – WEEK OF JULY 14, 2024

Welcome to the Community Alerts page of the Central Nevada Health District!

Here, you will find timely and critical updates on public health issues affecting our community. Our goal is to keep you informed and safe by providing important alerts on health emergencies, disease outbreaks, environmental hazards, and other urgent health matters.

Our team works diligently to respond to public health threats, ensuring that you receive the most accurate and up-to-date information. Please follow our social media pages as well, to receive up-to-date information and notifications. Together, we can create a safer and healthier community.

If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to us directly at Info@CentralNevadaHD.Org.

COMMUNITY ALERTS

This week’s alerts: weather, HAN, insect bites, recalls, ongoing outbreaks and public outreach

EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING!

7-Day Forecast 39.47N 118.78W (weather.gov)

Heat Cramps, Exhaustion, Stroke (weather.gov)

Take Precautions!

Extreme Heat | Ready.gov

Symptoms of Heat-Related Illnesses | Extreme Heat | CDC

Heat & Health Tracker | Tracking | NCEH | CDC

HEAT.gov – National Integrated Heat Health Information System

HEALTH ALERT NETWORK

Health Alert Network (HAN) | CDC

PROTECT YOURSELF AND YOUR FAMILY FROM STINGING INSECTS!

FOOD RECALLS

Recalls & Public Health Alerts | Food Safety and Inspection Service (usda.gov)

Spinach Recall Update As FDA Sets Highest Risk Level – Newsweek

FOODBORNE ILLNESS OUTBREAKS

CDC Current Outbreak List | Outbreaks | CDC

Active Investigations of Multistate Foodborne Outbreaks | Foodborne outbreaks | CDC

FoodSafety.gov

Outbreak Investigations: Response | Food Safety and Inspection Service (usda.gov)

Public Health Advisories from Investigations of Foodborne Illness Outbreaks | FDA

PUBLIC OUTREACH – EATING OUTDOORS

Food Facts From the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (fda.gov)

SAFE GRILLING TEMPERATURES

Food Facts From the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (fda.gov)