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DOH-PINELLAS CAUTIONS PUBLIC ABOUT WATERBORNE ILLNESS CRYPTO

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With the temperatures continuing to rise, the Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County (DOH-Pinellas) is asking the public to take caution in swimming pools and water playgrounds because of the risk of Cryptosporidium (also known as “Crypto”). Crypto is not easily killed by chlorine and can last up to 10 days in water.

The Pinellas school year is winding up, but it’s not too early for families in need to get a jump on next year by taking care of their child’s health screenings starting on June 17.

The Florida Department of Health in Pinellas County (DOH-Pinellas) is again offering its annual summer Back to School clinic services to students, kindergarten through grade 12, to prepare for the 2019-20 school year. Required forms are available to complete prior to arriving for your appointment.

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