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2016 News Releases

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09-29-16

Rabid fox in Coosa County prompts heightened rabies warning

09-27-16

Give your heart the care it deserves; World Heart Day is September 29

09-26-16

Parents cautioned to feed their infants safely

09-20-16

Health Department responds to Gadsden Water Works and Sewer Board's recent perfluorinated compounds (PFCs) levels

09-19-16

Outbreak investigation underway at South Lamar School

09-08-16

Award-winning teen videos promote prevention of mosquito-borne diseases 

09-07-16

Understand and help prevent suicide

09-02-16

Have a healthy and safe holiday weekend 

09-01-16

WIC Program seeks public comment about 2017 State Plan

08-29-16

ADPH investigates tuberculosis case at Hope Hull facility

08-19-16

ADPH Tobacco Prevention calls for funding applications

08-19-16

Blountsville recreational water facility to reopen Saturday 

08-16-16

Twenty-five Alabama residents confirmed to have the Zika virus; all positives related to travel

08-15-16

Childhood vaccines are safe and important 

07-25-16

Starting Aug. 1, applicants for certain licenses or permits must demonstrate U.S. citizenship or lawful presence in the U.S.

07-14-16 

Video contest for Alabama teens focuses on ways to protect against mosquito-borne diseases

07-05-16

Alabama Departments of Public Health and Senior Services join forces to educate state residents about the Zika virus

06-29-16 

ADPH applauds efforts to regulate all tobacco products

06-22-16

New Alabama law allows more people to administer life-saving epinephrine to people with severe allergic reactions

06-17-16

Alabama Department of Public Health issues 2016 Fish Consumption Advisories

06-15-16

Immunize your pets during Rabies Awareness/Animal Bite Prevention Week 

06-13-16

Adjust your activities to avoid heat-related illnesses

06-10-16

Governor Bentley applauds state and local partnership to identify a temporary resolution for the West Morgan-East Lawrence Water and Sewer Authority

06-09-16

New law expands access to naloxone to help prevent opiod overdoses

05-31-16

Alabama Department of Public Health urges immunization for measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases

05-27-16

Mosquito bite and other protection measures urged as two additional Zika cases reported in Alabama residents

05-23-16

Health Department modifies Health Advisories impacting north Alabama water systems

05-20-16 

Health Department responds to EPA Health Advisories impacting north Alabama water systems

05-18-16

Alabama Department of Public Health educates statewide youth about the Zika virus

05-11-16 

Alabamians, especially baby boomers, urged to 'Be #HepAware'

05-09-16

Alabama Employee Health and Fitness Walk set for May 13 at the State Capitol

05-05-16

Areas reopened to oyster harvesting

05-04-16

Alabama Comprehensive Cancer Control Program issues seven awards for shade structure grant

05-03-16

Alabama to celebrate National Emergency Medical Services for Children Day May 18

05-02-16

Scale Back Alabama announces winning teams

04-22-16

Second rabid raccoon in Butler County prompts heightened rabies warning

04-20-16

Public Health leaders honored

04-19-16

Are you eligible for WIC?

04-19-16 

Shellfish growing waters closed

04-13-16

Areas reopened to oyster harvesting

04-12-16

ADPH urges pregnant women and women planning to become pregnant to avoid travel to Zika-affected areas | en Espaņol

04-06-16

Shellfish growing waters closed

04-04-16

ADPH seeks proposals for diabetes self-management education programs

03-29-16

Public health social workers honored with statewide awards

03-28-16

Oyster growing areas opened

03-22-16

Kimberly Gordon honored as Social Work Manager of the Year

03-15-16

Two additional Alabama residents confirmed with Zika virus

03-01-16

Shellfish growing waters closed

02-22-16

'Through With Chew Week' targets reducing smokeless tobacco use

02-22-16

State of Alabama declares 2016 the year to Get Moving Alabama! Leaders and concerned citizens to convene at summit to tackle obesity

02-18-16

Oyster growing waters opened

02-10-16

First Alabama resident confirmed with Zika virus

02-05-16

ADPH updates advisory regarding Zika virus

02-04-16

TB testing finds two additional patients in Perry County, treatment underway

01-29-16

Perry County Health Department to resume regular TB testing by appointment only Feb. 8

01-28-16 

Alabama receives more than $47,000 from Safe to Sleep Campaign to improve infant sleep environments

01-26-16 

ADPH continues to address lead levels in children

01-21-16

ADPH issues advisory for pregnant women considering travel to areas with the Zika virus

01-21-16

ADPH confirms 1 new TB case in Perry County, emphasizes message that TB is treatable

01-18-16

Public Health confirms 47 people with TB infection in Perry County

01-15-16

Perry County Health Department to provide test results and preventive therapy to those testing positive for TB

01-11-16

Health Department to hold town hall meeting on TB Jan. 14 in Marion

01-08-16

ADPH investigates foodborne outbreak

01-08-16

Alabamians break world record for most people on one scale

01-07-16

Perry County Health Department to give money to people screened and treated for TB

01-06-16

Morgan County Health Department to hold groundbreaking Jan. 21


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