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2007 News Releases

12-12-07

Keep safety in mind when buying toys

11-16-07

Red tide remains at Alabama beaches

11-15-07

STD rates in Alabama among highest in nation

11-09-07

No additional TB cases confirmed among employees of Decatur plant

11-08-07

Alabama recognizes National Survivors Day

11-07-07

Video educates preschoolers to reduce transmission of influenza

11-06-07

Misdirected forms sent to some ALL Kids families

11-05-07

Leaders meet to design State Trauma System

10-29-07

Public health addresses recent MRSA concerns

10-25-07

Expanded TB screening to begin Oct. 29

10-24-07

ADPH to provide additional TB screening in Decatur

10-23-07

Shellfish growing waters closed

10-18-07

ADPH offers tuberculosis skin tests

10-18-07

Practicing good hygiene can help prevent MRSA infections

10-18-07

Red tide cells found at Alabama beaches

10-15-07

ADPH/RMC in Roanoke awarded million dollar grant to address cardiovascular disease

10-09-07

Practice your escape plan; sign up for the Great American Fire Drill

09-28-07

Health Department encourages influenza immunization

09-20-07

Celebrate 'Family Dinner Night' on Sept. 24

09-18-07

Alabama's infant mortality rate decreases in 2006

09-17-07

Dr. W.T. "Tom" Geary appointed to ADPH medical director post

09-12-07

EEE detected in Baldwin County resident

09-11-07

Alabama West Nile virus cases increase in 2007, with most cases in Montgomery

09-10-07

Suicide Prevention Week focuses on education and training

09-07-07

Eastern Equine Encephalitis detected in Escambia County

09-06-07

Rabid bat in Colbert County prompts reminder to immunize pets

09-05-07

ADPH promotes fruit and vegetable consumption for improved nutrition

09-04-07

New publication examines birth outcomes by method of payment for delivery

08-31-07

Two additional heat-related deaths reported

08-30-07

One death likely connected with E. coli outbreak

08-22-07

Heat-related deaths and injuries continue to increase

08-21-07

Two more Alabamians succumb to heat

08-17-07

Alabama experiences eight heat-related deaths

08-14-07

WIC Program seeks public comment about 2008 State Plan

08-13-07

College freshmen encouraged to receive meningococcal vaccine

08-07-07

Initiate breastfeeding within the first hour of birth, experts urge

08-06-07

Take precautions to prevent mosquito-borne diseases; the season is here

08-01-07

Health Department works with Anniston company to evaluate employees testing positive for TB

07-26-07

Local partners join national effort to promote healthier living, wellness when Medicare Prevention tour bus visits Montgomery

07-23-07

ADPH advises consumers to be alert to the risk of botulism poisoning

07-19-07

Pandemic influenza medical surge plan exercise set for July 24

07-02-07

Alabama Department of Public Health issues fish consumption advisories

06-28-07

Follow safety guidelines when handling fireworks

06-25-07

Take precautions to prevent heat illnesses

06-14-07

Alabamians should take advantage of voluntary HIV counseling and testing

06-08-07

Resurrection Life Center Nursing Home Gets New Operator

05-31-07

All Alabama nursing homes now have sprinkler systems

05-30-07

ADPH offers tuberculin skin tests to airline passengers who may have been exposed to TB on two trans-Atlantic flights in May

05-24-07

Alabama Public Health Association honors professionals

05-14-07

Put on your walking shoes for National Employee Health and Fitness Day

05-07-07

Plan first is an insurance program that helps Alabama women

05-03-07

Learn the risk factors for hepatitis

05-02-07

Five ADPH home health providers listed in top tier of U.S.

04-24-07

More Alabama children have health insurance coverage than national average as ALL Kids celebrates 10-year milestone of covering Alabama's kids

04-02-07

Scale Back Alabama celebrates healthful weight loss; announces $1,000 winners

03-29-07

Prepare for health emergencies during National Public Health Week 2007

03-26-07

Butalbital compounds will be under stricter control

03-23-07

Alabama celebrates World TB Day, March 24

03-22-07

Health and safety advocates call for a statewide trauma system

03-19-07

Initiative encourages more fruit and vegetable consumption

03-02-07

ADPH to increase nicotine replacement therapy for callers

02-21-07

WIC can serve more women and children in Alabama

02-02-07

Montgomery goes red for women to raise awareness about women's risk of heart disease

02-02-07

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness and Information Day encourages action

01-10-07

January is Cervical Health Awareness and Cancer Screening Month; free cervical cancer and breast cancer screening available

01-10-07

January is the best time of year to test for indoor radon; free radon test kits offered this month for those who tested in the summer

01-02-07

Safeguard your family against fires caused by heating equipment


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