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Hot Disease Topics

The Division of Communicable Disease Control (DCDC) provides these infectious and communicable disease updates to keep you informed on current disease activity, prevention, and treatment news.

  • Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Rabies
  • Tick-Borne Diseases
  • Hepatitis B
  • Salmonellosis (Salmonellosis is an infection with a bacteria called Salmonella)
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
  • Measles
  • Most Frequently Requested Disease Information

    Flu and Pandemic Influenza

  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Pandemic Influenza
  • Pandemic Influenza Plan 2006 (PDF) Opens a new browser window.
  • West Nile Virus

  • Get the Facts About West Nile Virus
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases

  • Information About Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Information About HIV/AIDS
  •  Information for Health Care Providers

  • Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus - Guidance for Health Professionals
  • Reportable Diseases
  • Communicable Disease Control Reporting Forms
  • Healthcare-Associated Infections and Infection Control Guidelines



    Last modified on: 8/17/2011 11:08 AM