public health

Plague in Oregon

Idaho child gets bubonic plague — officials say it could have been spread in Oregon (Oregonian, 6/15/18)

Human plague cases Oregon (serial) Oregon Health Authority

Plague [PDF] (2012) Oregon Health Authority

Putting the “P” in ‘pestilence’ – plague [CD Summary, vol.54, no.2, January 25, 2005] (serial) Oregon Health Authority

Algae Blooms in Oregon

Detroit Lake under health advisory again for blue-green algae (Oregonian, 6/15/18)

Health Advisory Issued For Upper Klamath Lake Due To Algae Bloom (OPB, 6/17/18)

Umpqua Rivers deemed at risk for toxic algae (News-Review, 6/15/18)

Algae blooms in Oregon [PDF] (2012) Oregon Health Authority

Immunization exemptions

Oregon rates of non-immunized children continues to rise (Oregonian, 5/29/2018)

Nonmedical vaccination exemptions at record high (Portland Tribune, 5/29/2018)

Kindergarten nonmedical immunization exemptions (annual) Oregon Health Authority

Kindergarten nonmedical immunization exemptions (2017) Oregon Health Authority

Oregon School Immunization Law Summary, 2018 (2018) Oregon Health Authority