Grundy County Health Department
Communicable Disease

Diseases can be transmitted in a variety of ways: by animal or insect bites, contaminated food or water, or from person to person.

 

The role of public health agencies like the Grundy County Health Department is to prevent and control the spread of communicable disease by education, inspection, surveillance, and vaccination.


 

Diphtheria


Foodborne Illness

    Campylobacter

    E. coli

    Giardia

    Listeriosis

    Salmonella

    Toxoplasmosis

 

Flu

 

Hepatitis

 

HIV

 

Lice

 

Measles

 

Meningitis

 

MRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus)

 

Mumps


Pertussis


Pneumonia


Polio


Rabies

 

Rubella

 

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    Chlamydia

    Gonorrhea

    Herpes

    HPV (Human Papilloma Virus)

    PID (Pelvic Inflammatory Disease)

    Syphilis

    Trichomoniasis

 

Scabies

 

Shingles

    

Tickborne Illnesses

    Ehrlichiosis

    Lyme Disease

    Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever


Tuberculosis


Varicella (Chickenpox)


West Nile Virus