Category: Health

SOUTH DAKOTA INFLUENZA SUMMARY FOR THE WEEK ENDING MARCH 3, 2018

Influenza activity was at “WIDESPREAD” level in South Dakota again during the past week.   ·      313 new confirmed* cases of influenza were reported last week.   4,423 confirmed cases cumulative so far this season:  3,651 Influenza A and 772 Influenza B.  *Lab confirmed:  PCR, culture or DFA. The number of laboratories using rapid confirmatory tests […]

USDA SEEKS IDEAS TO HELP SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM PARTICIPANTS BECOME INDEPENDENT

WASHINGTON –  The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced that it is looking for innovative ideas to promote work and self-sufficiency among able-bodied adults participating in the department’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The public is invited to provide input through a notice in the Federal Register. Comments […]