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Incoming Seventh Grade Students Need Three New Vaccines. AA Health Providing Free Clinic

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health is providing free vaccination clinics around the County to help all students entering the seventh grade meet the new Maryland State requirements for the 2014-2015 school year. All students will be required to have had one Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis/whooping cough) vaccination and one MCV4 (meningococcal) vaccination upon […]

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County to Drop Raccoon Rabies Bait Vaccines by Chopper Starting Sept. 3

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health will conduct the Raccoon Oral Rabies Vaccination (ORV) Project, beginning Wednesday, September 3. Baits will be placed throughout Anne Arundel County to vaccinate raccoons against rabies. The project should be completed by September 30, weather permitting. The Baits… Contain liquid rabies vaccine. Will be placed in neighborhoods by […]

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SRYA Football Providing Free Baseline Screening for Concussionor

South River Youth Athletics (SRYA) Football has teamed with Head First to provide FREE Baseline Concussion testing for every football player in our program. Baseline Testing or ImPACT is a computerized exam utilized in many professional, collegiate, and high school sports programs across the country to successfully diagnose and manage concussions. If an athlete is […]

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BIZ NOTES: Dr. Kevin Clark Joins Pediatric Group in Davidsonville, Crofton and Severna Park

The Pediatric Group, with offices in Crofton, Davidsonville and Severna Park, Maryland, is pleased to announce that Kevin Clark, MD has joined the practice partnership. Dr. Clark is a 1988 graduate of Murray State University. He obtained his medical degree in 1992 from University of Kentucky College of Medicine as a Dean’s Scholar, and was […]

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Edgewater Teen Raises $5K in Two Weeks for American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life

Bryce Loucks couldn’t believe it when he raised nearly $5,000 in two to three weeks’ time, even though his initial goal was just $1,000. He raised the money as part of The Outsiders team for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event at South River High School slated for June 7. The annual event […]

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April 2014: South County’s Anne Arundel Health Department Inspections

The Anne Arundel County Department of Health recently issued the results of the April 2014 Food Inspections. We pulled out the restaurants and food service businesses in South County. There are a couple of acronyms that you should know in reading the chart. First is the type of inspection as shown in column 4 (TYPE): ICI – Initial […]

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