Regional Flu Vaccine Clinic – February 8 from 2-7 pm

Due to increasing cases of influenza, the Public Health Nurses in Beverly, Danvers, Hamilton, Manchester, Marblehead, Peabody, and Swampscott have joined together for a regional flu clinic.  The Clinic will be held on Thursday, February 8 at the Danvers Community YMCA, 34 Pickering Street from 2 – 7 pm.  All ages will be vaccinated. For … Continued

New Mothers in Hamilton Can Get Free Visit From Public Health Nurse

The North Shore Mother Home Visiting Partnership is available to provide free visits with new mothers in Hamilton. The program is accepting referrals for one time home visits to mothers or caregivers with new infants in the home in Hamilton. Anyone with a baby should call the Hamilton Health Department at 978-468-5579 to set up the … Continued

Mosquito Control Spraying – New Property Pesticide Exclusion Requirements:

If you would like to exclude your property from mosquito control spraying, the State of Massachusetts has updated their method of submitting Pesticide Exclusion Requests or “No Spray’s”.  The form will be processed directly through the State and then passed along to Northeast Massachusetts Mosquito Control District.  Please be aware that this exclusion request replaces … Continued

THREE FLU VACCINE CLINICS SCHEDULED

There are three Flu Vaccine Clinic’s sponsored by the Hamilton & Wenham Board of Health scheduled this flu season. Two will be held at the Hamilton Council on Aging Building, 299 Bay Road, on Wednesday, October 4th and Wednesday, November 1st, both from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  The third clinic will be held at … Continued

Public Health Nurse Warns about Nuts in Clif Bars

The Hamilton public health nurse is warning resident about a voluntary recall of several flavor of Clif Bars. The voluntary recall applies to three flavors of bars from Clif Bar & Co. – the chocolate mint flavor, Kid Zbar protein chocolate mint and kid Zbar protein chocolate chip flavors. Christine Lee, the Hamilton public health … Continued