The city is committed to providing additional resources to help educate and protect our community’s health and wellbeing. We will continually update this page with helpful resources regarding COVID-19.
How to lower your risk for #monkeypox at an event:
✔️ Consider how much skin-to-skin contact is likely.
✔️ Be mindful of activities (like kissing) that might spread monkeypox.
✔️ Avoid touching rashes.
It's #BackToSchool time! Don’t pack your child’s lunch in a brown paper bag. Perishable food will be unsafe by lunchtime. Use an insulated lunch bag & add a frozen gel pack or a frozen water bottle with the lunch to keep it cold. More tips: http://bit.ly/3vnM9cx.
How many of us know the signs of a heart attack vs chest pain? While you’re in distress is no time for you to figure it out. Get heart smart and get ahead of this - listen and learn about symptoms, risk and actions to take that could save a life: https://buff.ly/3kTSV2t
California, along with the rest of the nation, is experiencing a blood shortage. If you can, please consider making an appointment to donate blood that will support patients with critical health conditions. Find a blood donation center near you: https://www.aabb.org/for-donors-patients/give-blood
This funding is critical to stabilize the Colorado River system & accelerate Salton Sea projects to protect public health & the environment. Thanks to our CA Senators for working with us on this priority & helping lead the charge on essential investments. https://news.yahoo.com/senate-democrats-pass-sweeping-climate-191910062.html
California teens and tweens are behind on their #HPVvaccines – which means they are behind on their #CancerPrevention. Is your child up to date? Here’s what parents need to know: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckOaNQsNrhU #CaliforniaHPVFree #caHPVvaxweek #protectyourpreteen #wellchildvisit
Nearly two million Americans have been awarded the Purple Heart – an honor given to service members wounded or killed while serving our country. On #PurpleHeartDay, we honor & thank those who have given all to protect us.
It’s National Breastfeeding Month! Reports show that ppl who received mRNA #COVID19 vaccines while breastfeeding have antibodies in breastmilk that can help protect babies. Evidence shows COVID-19 vaccination while breastfeeding is safe & effective: https://bit.ly/390cNzO #NBM22