Disease Data

November 2023 Disease Bulletin

Disease20192020202120222023
2019-nCoV1674028605195792345
Aseptic meningitis1315
Botulism, foodborne2
Botulism, infant1
Botulism, wound1
Campylobacteriosis3130303232
Chlamydia732557542560523
Cryptosporidiosis17711014
Elevated Blood Lead5155669273
Giardiasis105899
Gonorrhea13583111137102
Group A Strep, invasive16147714
Haemophilus influenzae, invasive62676
Hepatitis A1133
Hepatitis B9691415
Hepatitis C275277233166130
HIV1578105
Influenza21780
Legionellosis21244
Lyme disease11365
Malaria1
Mpox (Monkeypox)1
Mumps1
Neisseria meningitidis, invasive (Mening. disease)1
Noroviruses61225
Pertussis5217135
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)198171384362108
S. aureus, coag+, meth- or oxi- resistant (MRSA)711262231
Salmonellosis (excl S. Typhi and S. Paratyphi)1925181647
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC)20115104
Shigellosis11223
Spotted Fever Rickettsiosis52133
Streptococcal toxic-shock syndrome31
Streptococcus pneumoniae, invasive disease (IPD)7129
Syphilis, non-congenital2720305648
Tuberculosis113
Yersinosis1126
Zika virus disease, non-congenital1

Upcoming holiday travel – common sources of illness during the holiday season include travel on airplanes, trains, or buses and contaminated foods. The best ways to prevent illness are to wash your hands frequently, practice safe coughing and sneezing etiquette, and practicing safe food preparation techniques.

Lead in Cinnamon-flavored Applesauce Pouches – Certain brands of cinnamon-flavored applesauce pouches have been found to have high amounts of lead. Review the investigation and dispose of applesauce pouches in your home as necessary here. If you think you may have symptoms of lead toxicity after eating recalled fruit pouches, contact your healthcare provider.

PHD Flu Activity Level

Active – Level 2

Updated: March 14, 2024

Resources

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Please contact us if you have any additional questions.

Panhandle Health District provides over 40 different public health programs to families, individuals and organizations in northern Idaho. From food and drinking water safety to health education and disease control, public health services are critical to ensure our community is a safe and healthy place to live, work and play.

The PHD team is made up of nurses, nutritionists, environmental health specialists, health educators and many other dedicated professionals with a common goal to deliver vital public health services.

Panhandle Health District is one of seven health districts in the state of Idaho.