Many US states are now setting up special task forces and hot line to handle bed bug complaints within their public housing sector or health departments. This has led to an increasing number of insurance companies providing health insurance plans at competitive prices. In April, the Alabama Department of Public Health noted the uptick in Spice-related ER visits statewide and began officially tracking the numbers.
The mission of the Amherst Board of Health, working through the Health Department, is to promote the health and well-being of our community with special emphasis on eliminating health disparities. Boston, MA – Massachusetts health advocates applaud the new Back to School Guide to PVC-Free School Supplies from the Center for Health, Environment & Justice (CHEJ).
The Food Safety Program at the Pueblo City-County Health Department is proud to announce the continued growth of its Pueblo Partners in Food Safety program. The GlaxoSmithKline Child Health Recognition Awards were established to honor local health departments, public health staff and individual citizens for their dedication to improving child health.
With this health reform plan, we accomplish a few beneficial goals, and avoid some the worst outcomes. Health Regulations Cake decorating is part of the food industry, and as such is subject to health department regulations. Pueblo, CO -The Food Safety Program at the Pueblo City-County Health Department proudly announced the continued growth of its Pueblo Partners in Food Safety program.
Recognizing that this crisis was only going to get worse, the Western Maryland Health System convened its first community-wide meeting to address the opioid / heroin epidemic in our area in August. As of 4/30/09 the World Health Organization has declared the H1N1 swine influenza to be highly contagious (easily spread from person to person) and has given it Pandemic Phase 5 status.