Hawai‘i Beach Safety Week is Sept. 20-26

HONOLULU – The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) is recognizing drowning prevention efforts across our islands as the state observes Hawai‘i Beach Safety Week on Sept. 20-26. This week is dedicated to Hawai‘i Drowning and Aquatic Injury Prevention Advisory Committee member and long-time water safety advocate Ray Sanborn, who passed away unexpectedly last week. Sanborn […]

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Department of Health encourages fall prevention and ocean safety during National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month in September

HONOLULU – Preventing the spread of COVID-19 to avoid hospital admissions and ensuring there are sufficient number of beds to care for those affected by the pandemic has been an important priority. The Hawai‘i Department of Health is encouraging everyone, especially vulnerable seniors, to take other precautions to stay healthy and avoid overwhelming the healthcare system.  […]

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Physical Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation can feel very lonely. We want to remind you that we are in this together and share a few tips to help you stay socially connected.

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GET YOUR FLU SHOT before October 1, the start of flu season. Getting vaccinated is especially important for people over age 65, pregnant women, young children, and people with chronic health conditions. Protect yourself and others. Learn more: https://health.hawaii.gov/docd/disease_listing/influenza-flu/#prevention

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