#Laredo Fire Dept. to Host Critical Care Skills Procedural Anatomy Workshop

The City of Laredo Fire Department invites the media to experience hands-on learning that allows first responders to put the latest clinical advances into immediate practice. The Laredo Fire Department is offering a Critical Care Skills Procedural Anatomy Workshop that bridges an extensive gap that exists in most artificial lab ...

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Keeping your Pets Safe During the Summer Heat #LAREDO

        What is heatstroke? Heatstroke is a medical emergency for a dog/cat which requires veterinary treatment. Dogs/cats eliminate heat through their footpads. Dogs/cats cool down by panting. When panting isn”Æt enough, their body temperature rises and can become very dangerous for dog/cat if not addressed quickly. Dogs/cats with thick fur and shortened faces ...

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#LAREDO Prevent #Mosquito Borne Disease

The City of Laredo Health Department wants to remind the public that our current climate increases mosquito breeding. During spring, summer and fall we have the highest mosquito breeding. Therefore, to prevent mosquito borne disease, especially for the Zika virus, persons should take these precautions: Get rid of trash, tires ...

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#LAREDO National Infant Immunization Week April 21 – 28, 2018

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) will take place from April 21-28, 2018; as result, the City of Laredo Health Department invites you to join us in promoting infant immunizations. NIIW is an annual observance to highlight the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and celebrate the achievements of immunization programs ...

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