2009 News Releases

12-23-09
H1N1 vaccine recall should not affect Alabamians who have received vaccine

12-21-09
H1N1 influenza vaccination is expanded to the general public

12-16-09
Radon test kits can save lives

12-15-09
Recalled H1N1 influenza vaccine lots being returned

12-14-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

12-09-09
H1N1 vaccine administration goes well in Northwest Alabama

11-25-09
Shellfish growing waters opened

11-18-09
School-based H1N1 influenza clinics to begin for K-3 students

11-10-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

11-10-09
Statewide trauma system improves patient outcomes

11-09-09
Additional groups of Alabamians can now receive novel H1N1 influenza vaccine

10-30-09
Shellfish growing waters reopened for harvesting of oysters

10-27-09
High-risk individuals offered H1N1 influenza vaccine

10-22-09
ADPH seeks science-based proposals for HIV/AIDS risk reduction, health promotion

10-21-09
Focus on nutrition, physical activity and safety this Halloween

10-19-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

10-15-09
Shellfish growing waters reopened for harvesting of oysters

10-13-09
Cherokee County death linked to 2009 H1N1

10-08-09
First H1N1 influenza nasal mist vaccine arrives in Alabama

10-06-09
Mobile death linked to 2009 H1N1 influenza

10-05-09
Keep your home safe from fire to prevent burn injuries

10-02-09
Fifteen Alabama deaths now linked to 2009 H1N1 influenza

10-02-09
ALL Kids expands eligibility for children's health insurance Oct. 1

10-01-09
Three additional Alabama deaths linked to 2009 H1N1 influenza

09-28-09
Influenza-like illnesses remain widespread in Alabama

09-27-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

09-25-09
Free prostate cancer sceening offered in Camden Oct. 10

09-24-09
Additional Alabama death linked to 2009 h2N1 influenza

09-23-09
Most of Alabama now protected by Trauma Communications System

09-16-09
Alabama's infant mortality rate decreases in 2008

09-10-09
Additional Alabama deaths linked to 2009 H1N1 influenza

09-09-09
2009 influenza is widespread in Alabama

08-31-09
Second Alabama child dies from novel H1N1 influenza

08-26-09
Alabama Obesity Task Force to join Alabama Communities of Excellence

08-25-09
West Nile virus detected in fourth sentinel chicken in Escambia County

08-24-09
ADPH asks the public to be aware of vitamin B12 deficiency

08-21-09
ADPH makes recommendations regarding novel H1N1 influenza

08-19-09
Sentinel chicken in Foley tests positive for West Nile virus

08-19-09
West Nile virus detected in third sentinel chicken in Escambia County

08-13-09
WIC Program seeks public comment about 2010 State Plan

08-07-09
Safeguard your children for the coming influenza season

08-06-09
Sentinel chicken in Magnolia Springs tests positive for West Nile virus

07-28-09
West Nile virus detected in second chicken in Escambia County

07-24-09
State, local providers practice response to emergency events

07-24-09

Transition to electronic health records is now complete at Randolph Medical Center

07-21-09
West Nile virus detected in Escambia County

07-15-09
New law expands Medicaid coverage for eligible women with breast and cervical cancer

07-14-09
Eastern Equine Encephalitis again detected in Baldwin County

07-13-09
ADPH issues 2009 fish consumption advisories

07-07-09
ADPH proposes civil penalty against company

06-30-09
Five communities selected for Alabama Physical Activity and Nutrition Grant

06-29-09
Prevent injuries by handling fireworks with care

06-24-09
New income guidelines released for WIC

06-23-09
ADPH recognizes three hospitals for newborn screening reliability

06-23-09
Rabid fox in Conecuh County prompts reminder to immunize pets and exercise caution

06-22-09
Take precautions to prevent heat illnesses

06-22-09
Eastern Equine Encephalitis detected in Baldwin County

06-09-09
NHSC offers loan repayment money for primary care providers in Alabama

06-09-09
Reduce exposure to mosquitoes this summer

06-09-09
Reduce exposure to mosquitoes this summer

06-04-09
First novel H1N1 influenza case confirmed in Autauga County

06-03-09
Rabid raccoon in Conecuh County prompts reminders to immunize pets

05-29-09
First novel H1N1 influenza cases confirmed in Baldwin, Colbert and Dale counties

05-28-09
ADPH reopens areas to oyster harvesting

05-27-09
ADPH designates USA Medical Center as Level I Trauma Center

05-20-09
Alabama laboratory meets current demands for novel H1N1 influenza testing

05-20-09
Novel H1N1 influenza recently identified in Coffee County

05-19-09
ADPH seeks input on maternal and child health care needs

05-18-09
Document examines health status of Native American Indians of Alabama

05-14-09
Water-damaged buildings may harbor mold

05-14-09
First novel H1N1 cases identified in Etowah and Mobile counties

05-13-09
Nine new cases of novel H1N1 influenza identified

05-13-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

05-12-09
CDC certifies Alabama's public health laboratory for novel H1N1 influenza confirmation testing

05-08-09
Additional probable influenza A H1N1 (swine flu) cases identified

05-07-09
Use caution in flood waters

05-07-09
One additional probable H1N1 (swine flu) case identified

05-06-09
Seven additional probable H1N1 (swine flu) cases identified

05-05-09
Alabama adopts CDC guidelines for schools

05-05-09
Office of Women's Health celebrates National Women's Health Week

05-04-09
First probable H1N1 (swine) flu case identified at an Alabama university

05-04-09
Alabama has 13 probable or confirmed H1N1 (swine) flu cases

05-02-09
Alabama reports five additional probable cases & first confirmed case of H1N1 (swine) flu

05-01-09
Probable swine flu case identified in elementary school classmate in Madison

04-30-09
Probable case of swine flu identified in adult; precautions emphasized

04-30-09
ADPH steps up activities in response to swine flu

04-29-09
First probable swine flu cases identified in Alabama

04-29-09
No swine flu cases identified in Alabama

04-28-09
ADPH continues influenza monitoring

04-26-09
Public Health monitoring the swine flu outbreak

04-23-09
Oyster beds opened

04-20-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

04-20-09
Satellite program on April 23 will educate health care providers about sexual assault

04-20-09
Alabama Strategic Alliance for Health Program will work to create a healthier Black Belt/West Alabama

04-16-09
Portions of Mobile Bay opened to oyster harvesting

04-15-09
Become informed about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)

04-01-09
Alabamians lose nearly 200,000 pounds

03-22-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

03-16-09
Mortuary response team prepares to assist state

03-15-09
Shellfish growing waters opened

03-13-09
'Poisonings span a lifetime,' injury prevention proponents warn

03-12-09
Get free supplies for organization pandemic plans

03-10-09
Alabama to participate in national initiative to increase coverage for uninsured children

03-08-09
Shellfish growing waters closed

02-13-09
Rabid fox in Baldwin County prompts reminders to immunize pets

02-12-09
Alabama receives grant to combat obesity

02-02-09
Health department teams assist with Kentucky emergency response

01-30-09
Smoke alarms save lives

01-28-09
Trauma system town hall meeting set for Feb. 12

01-28-09
Children and Youth With Diabetes will take strides bowling

01-25-09
Shellfish growing waters reopened

01-16-09
Be sure to get your home in shape for the new year

01-13-09
Shellfish growing areas closed to oyster harvesting

01-08-09
Alabamians being asked to lose half a million pounds





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