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East Marion Elementary School Infectious Disease Outbreak Diagnosed As Norovirus

By on October 10th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 10:19 am

A Marion County Health Department spokesman explains what the virus is that has caused over 200 students and faculty members to be sick at an elementary school.

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Marion County announces health improvement plan after low overall ranking

By on February 4th, 2013 | Last updated: February 8, 2013 at 3:30 pm

Ranked 48th out of 67 Florida Counties for overall health, Marion County is promoting a new Community Health Improvement Plan for its residents.

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Stomach illness up in Marion County

By on July 5th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:46 pm

When it comes to washing hands, the message from the Marion county health department is clear–wash them good. Health officials have seen a big jump so far this year in the number of stomach illnesses they think are caused by […]

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