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Flu is here---and it's a nasty one!

Influenza is noticeably on the rise in King County, according to the many data points coming into our Communicable Disease and Epidemiology unit. Last week, the number of laboratory tests for flu rose sharply and a handful of schools, daycare programs, and long-term care facilities reported flu outbreaks. 426 more words

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Touching evening: PBS film Raising of America, panel discussion highlights local need for early intervention

Do you know that in six out of 10 households with young children in King County both parents are working parents? Nonetheless, one in six young children here live in poverty. 547 more words

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This summer went by so quick.  Here we are in the middle of winter and I am still playing catch up with my blog posts from all the wonderful year’s photo shoots.  37 more words


It takes a village: The Seattle/King County Clinic with Remote Area Medical

The Seattle/King County Clinic, held at the Seattle Center from October 23-26, was an amazing community effort that provided free medical, dental, and vision services for 3,386 people, staffed entirely by volunteers. 411 more words

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February 2014 - Snow Trip

Come to Zephyr Point Center in S. Lake Tahoe for great snow fun — all ages welcome!  It’s a great time to go skiing, sledding, or simply relax and take in the beautiful view. 27 more words

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