2018 News Releases

04-20-18
Maintaining your septic tank system protects your health and the environment

04-19-18
Shellfish growing areas closed

04-18-18
Scale Back Alabama announces 2018 prize winners

03-28-18
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting

03-27-18
‘Alabama Goes Teal’ campaign raises awareness of sexual violence

03-23-18
Chicks and ducklings may pose risks of illness

03-21-18
Some areas reopened to oyster harvesting

03-20-18
Follow safety precautions after spring storms

03-19-18
Shellfish growing areas closed

03-15-18
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting

03-14-18
Alabama public health social workers honored with statewide awards

03-02-18
Shellfish growing areas closed

03-01-18
Areas reopened to oyster harvesting

02-28-18
‘Share Your Smile with Alabama’ photo campaign winners announced

02-23-18
ADPH to hold free TB testing event February 27

02-22-18
Dr. Scott Harris appointed state health officer

02-20-18
ADPH to hold meeting and conduct tuberculosis testing at Walter Wellborn Elementary and High Schools

02-16-18
‘Through With Chew Week’ highlights dangers of spit tobacco use

02-12-18
Shellfish growing areas closed

02-06-18
ADPH announces HPV video contest winners

01-24-18
Attorney General Steve Marshall, Mental Health Commissioner Lynn Beshear and Acting State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris announce issuance of Opioid Council report

01-17-18
ADPH to hold special flu shot clinics

01-16-18
ADPH to hold special flu shot clinics

01-16-18
Follow safety precautions during cold weather emergencies

01-11-18
Avoid getting and spreading the flu to others; telephone your health care provider unless symptoms are severe

01-11-18
Scale Back Alabama kicks off its 12th year

01-04-18
January is Radon Action Month; ADPH offers free radon test kits