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#ClearTheCrib #SafeSleepAL challenge highlights SIDS Awareness Month

ask me campaign

Alabama health organizations encourage Alabamians to ask their physician about immunizations

falls prevention week

Falls Prevention Week

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ADPH reports a second case of rabies in wildlife in Ashland

ADPH reports a positive case of rabies in a raccoon in Ashland. This is the second positive animal identified in the past three weeks.

#ClearTheCrib #SafeSleepAL challenge highlights SIDS Awareness Month

ADPH wants you to help combat infant mortality by joining the #ClearTheCrib #SafeSleepAL challenge.

Alabama health organizations encourage Alabamians to ask their physician about immunizations

The Alabama Department of Public Health, the Alabama Hospital Association, and the Medical Association of the State of Alabama are encouraging...

Falls Prevention Week

According to the CDC, 36 million falls occur each year in the United States among adults age 65 and older, sending over 950,000 of them to the...

Fox in Ashland tests positive for rabies

ADPH is reminding pet owners to keep their animals up to date on rabies vaccine. A fox in Ashland was found to have rabies last week.

Avoid mosquito bites, ADPH reminds everyone

Protecting yourself and your home environment from mosquito bites is important, especially at dusk and dawn. ADPH reminds the public that...

ADPH asks for input to improve health in your local community

ADPH's mission is to promote, protect, and improve Alabama’s health and provide the people of the state with the highest quality service...

Alabama WIC Program seeks public comment about 2024 State Plan

Alabama WIC Program’s 2024 State Plan of Program Operations may be reviewed between September 1- 15, 2023.

Emergency Preparedness

National Emergency Preparedness Month was created as a way to share information to help the general public prepare for --- and respond to ---...

Alabama’s Center for Health Statistics Provides More Than Just Birth and Death Certificates

ADPH's Center for Health Statistics operates the Alabama vital records system and offers the important service of providing certified copies...