Flu Season in Oregon

Flu Season in Oregon

With the arrival of cooler temperatures and fall colors also means the arrival of flu season. Health officials are not sure of when the first cases will be reported, but it’s likely right around the corner. As the flu vaccine can take up to two weeks to be effective,...
What Oregon is Doing to Stop the Spread of STIs

What Oregon is Doing to Stop the Spread of STIs

In 2017, a record number of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) were reported in the United States. There were close to 2.3 million cases of chlamydia, syphilis and gonorrhea, which is 200,000 more than were reported in 2016. Those are the only three STIs that...