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On the Trails: Highbush cranberries

...floor, sending spores that start new infections on leaves, flowers, stems, and berries...rain-splash. Interestingly, the common stem infections in the Juneau area are apparently rare...British Columbia has shown than this rust infection can effect the shrub in several ways...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-09-12/trails-highbush-cranberries
Outdoors
Bethel school-based health center proposed

...offer services such as pregnancy testing, information on birth control and testing and treatment of sexually transmitted infections.Katy Krings, a public health nurse, said such services for students would be done on a confidential basis."So they...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-04/bethel-school-based-health-center-propo
State
ANTHC receives grant to study contaminants in Bering Sea

...pathogens that can move between animals and humans, McOliver said. The idea is to see if there are any animal-related infections that can be tested or measured based on climate and winter shifts in pathogens over time.The water aspect of the project...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-04/anthc-receives-grant-study-contaminants
State
US missionary with Ebola leaving Liberia Tuesday

...under-developed health care system and inadequate infection controls make it easier for the Ebola...Any modern hospital using standard infection-control measures should be able to...We know how to control it: hospital infection control and stopping it at the source...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-08-04/us-missionary-ebola-leaving-liberia-t
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My Turn: Fall - the season for back-to-school, new beginnings and heathcare opportunities

...advantage of various preventive services, which include immunizations and vision screening for kids, sexually transmitted infection prevention and HIV screenings for adolescents at higher risk, and general checkups with your primary care doctor for you...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-25/my-turn-fall-season-back-school-new-b
Opinion
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN /LPN) Job in Anchorage 99501, Alaska US

... Knowledge of pharmaceuticals, their expected beneficial effects, and potential side effects. Ability to perform infection control procedures. Knowledge of emergency medical procedures. Share this job Chenega Jobsummary Company: Chenega...

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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN /LPN) Job in Anchorage 99501, Alaska US | Monster.com

... Knowledge of pharmaceuticals, their expected beneficial effects, and potential side effects. Ability to perform infection control procedures. Knowledge of emergency medical procedures. Share this job Chenega Jobsummary Company: Chenega...

http://jobview.local-jobs.monster.com/Licensed-Vocational-Nurse-LVN-LPN-Job-Anch
4 big hospitals face penalties for infection rates

...25 percent of hospitals for rates of infections and complications during in-patient...avoided, from falls to bloodstream infections for patients with catheters.The Centers...central line-associated bloodstream infections in intensive care units. The hospital...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-29/4-big-hospitals-face-penalties-infectio
State
Alaskans taking risks with sex

...sexually transmitted infections, Alaska is in the...April summary of HIV infection."There are several...know they have the infection," Jones said.When...increase the likelihood of infection."Jones acknowledged...sexually transmitted infections will improve, and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21/alaskans-taking-risks-sex
Local
Some SeaWorld mammals live longer in captivity

...a handful of lab tubes."We're looking for evidence of infection or inflammation. We're looking at electrolytes, liver...breaking them and causing cavities that become conduits for infections, he said."The animals are really bored," said Jett...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-07-04/some-seaworld-mammals-live-longer-cap
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