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2003 News Releases

12-12-03

Health forum to discuss creating healthy communities

12-11-03

Alabama to receive limited supply of additional influenza vaccine

12-08-03

Itís not too late to be immunized for influenza

12-05-03

Many toys may cause choking and other injuries

11-20-03

Folic Acid is important for a healthy pregnancy

11-17-03

Pat Sullivan fights oral cancer: What are the signs and symptoms?

11-17-03

Alabama Abstinence-Only Education program is changing attitudes among teens

11-14-03

Influenza detected early - flu shots urged

11-13-03

Oral rabies vaccine distribution to begin

11-12-03

Child restraint and seat belt rates encouraging

11-07-03

Race and sex, not region, predict death risk in Alabama

11-04-03

Support Alabama's rural health care industry

10-30-03

Project seeks to stop the spread of raccoon rabies in Alabama

10-27-03

Teach children Halloween safety tips

10-24-03

Alabama Rural Health champions to be recognized

10-24-03

ADPH seeks proposals to reduce barriers to early HIV diagnosis and increase access to treatment

10-24-03

Health Department encourages Influenza immunization

10-03-03

Alabama joins CDC to spread the message about colds, flu and antibiotics

10-03-03

Campaign promotes Calcium consumption for children

10-02-03

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month encourages women to be screened for breast cancer

09-23-03

Comedian/storyteller to speak on sexual abstinence

09-15-03

Health Department budget reductions will reduce services to the public

09-11-03

Alabama Department of Public Health announces freeze on enrollment for Children's Health Insurance Program - ALL Kids

09-03-03

Learn the facts about Prostate Cancer

08-28-03

"Breastfeed: It's Too Important Not To"

08-22-03

Montgomery County reports first human West Nile virus case in 2003; Second human Eastern Equine Encephalitis death confirmed

08-20-03

Alabama's intant mortality rate reaches all-time low in 2002

08-14-03

Fatal Eastern Equine Encephalitis confirmed in Escambia County resident

08-13-03

Mobile County reports two West Nile Virus cases

08-06-03

Alabamians again advised to protect themselves from mosquitoes

07-28-03

Alabama records first death from West Nile virus in 2003

07-17-03

Cancer incidence data show improving trend

07-16-03

Shellfish growing waters opened

07-16-03

First human case of West Nile Virus infection diagnosed in Alabama

07-08-03

Alabama receives second Arthritis grant award

07-06-03

Shellfish growing waters closed

07-02-03

Avoid mosquitoes - Two different viruses detected

06-27-03

Fireworks frequently lead to injuries

06-23-03

Shellfish growing waters closed

06-20-03

State agencies work to combat introduction of monkeypox to Alabama; Persons acquiring prairie dogs and African rodents advised to contact their local health department.

06-06-03

Shellfish growing waters opened

05-28-03

Men scoring low in fruit and vegetable consumption; NCI and ADPH urge men to have 9 servings a day

05-20-03

Follow summer food safety recommendations

05-20-03

Alabama observes Rabies Awareness/Dog Bite Prevention Week

05-19-03

West Nile Virus detected in two counties

05-14-03

Shellfish growing waters closed

05-09-03

Take health and safety precautions in the aftermath of heavy rains

05-08-03

Shellfish growing waters reopened

05-01-03

Shellfish growing waters closed

04-30-03

Deadly products are still in use despite warnings and recalls

04-21-03

Shellfish growing waters reopened

04-18-03

Environmental Health Week, April 20-26, celebrates achievements

04-17-03

Turn off the TV; engage in physical activity instead

04-14-03

Shellfish growing waters closed

04-11-03

WIC can serve more women and children in Alabama

04-10-03

No apparent public health hazard found at Anniston Lead Site

04-10-03

ADPH resumes vaccinating for Smallpox

04-02-03

ADPH temporarily suspends vaccinating for Smallpox

03-27-03

Shellfish growing waters opened

03-26-03

Alabama vaccinates 425 for Smallpox

03-25-03

Additional hospital participants as 407 health workers are now vaccinated for smallpox

03-24-03

More than 400 Alabama health workers have received Smallpox vaccinations

03-24-03

Smoke alarms save lives

03-21-03

Help/Resources are available for victims of sexual assault

03-21-03

Alabama Vaccinates 386 persons for Smallpox

03-18-03

Alabama vaccinates 352 persons for Smallpox

03-14-03

Alabama vaccinates 341 persons for Smallpox

03-13-03

Alabama vaccinates 339 persons for Smallpox

03-13-03

Alabama vaccinates 329 persons for Smallpox

03-12-03

Smallpox vaccination total reaches 312 persons

03-07-03

Alabamiams fail to recognize folic acids effect on reducing birth defects and infant mortality

03-07-03

ADPH issues fish consumption advisories for 2003

03-06-03

Smallpox Vaccination total reaches 280 persons

03-05-03

Smallpox vaccination total reaches 259 persons

02-28-03

Smallpox vaccination total reaches 234 persons

02-28-03

Study finds racial differences in mortality

02-27-03

Smallpox vaccinations administered to 179 persons

02-24-03

Smallpox vaccinations administered to 128 persons

02-24-03

Smallpox vaccinations administered to 122 persons

02-21-03

Eighty-eight receive smallpox vaccinations

02-18-03

Alabama begins Smallpox vaccinations

02-14-03

Alabama to begin Smallpox vaccinations February 18, 2003

02-14-03

Adult/Peer Leadership training to be held throughout the state

02-13-03

Discuss Dental sealants with your child's dentist

01-28-03

American Diabetes Association and the Alabama Department of Public Health team up to provide a diabetes update for the health care community

01-23-03

ADPH to offer hospitals training in smallpox vaccination

01-14-03

ADPH releases Public Health assessment for American Brass, Inc. site

01-14-03

Shellfish growing waters opened

01-03-03

ADPH offers cervical cancer screening and treatment


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