Human Case Of West Nile Virus In San Bernardino County


San Bernardino, CA, August 28, 2012 – After a 24-year-old woman from Fontana was hospitalized with West Nile Virus the CDC wants to raise public awareness of the virus. The case in Fontana is the first human case of West Nile Virus in 2012 in San Bernardino County. West Nile Virus activity across the nation has been at a record-high. Almost 700 … [Read more...]

West Nile Virus And Mosquito & Vector Control Awareness Week April 22-28, 2012


San Bernardino, CA, April 25, 2012, 3:00pm - Mosquitoes and warm weather go hand in hand, and with that in mind, the California State Legislature has declared this week (April 22-28, 2012) West Nile Virus and Mosquito & Vector Control Awareness Week in California. West Nile Virus is spread by mosquitoes and can result in severe illness and even … [Read more...]

Mountain Communities Wellness Fair


Big Bear, Ca, June 3, 2011, 4:00pm - The Lions Club of Big Bear is hosting a Mountain Communities Wellness Fair, June 4th,  in Big Bear City at their clubhouse located at 800 N. Greenway.  Bob Niez, program coordinator, invites everyone to attend this free event that will take place from 8:00am till 4:00pm.  Many local and countywide … [Read more...]

Whooping Cough Vaccine Now Required For 7th-12th Grade Students


Big Bear, CA, March 10, 2011, noon - Beginning July 1, 2011, all students entering grades 7-12 must provide proof of having immunization against Whooping Cough (‘Tdap’) before starting school. This new school requirement applies to all public and private schools. Parents are being urged not to wait for the new fall school year, since there will … [Read more...]