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ADPH follows updated CDC COVID-19 guidance for schools and quarantine/isolation

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Alabama Department of Public Health orders Novavax COVID-19 vaccine for adults

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In Memorium: Summer Beard

On Friday, April 29, 2022, Jacqueline Summer Burpee Beard, a Public Health Environmental Supervisor with the Northern Public Health District, died...

Free Prostate Cancer Screenings Offered

According to recent data from the National Cancer Institute, approximately 12.6 percent of men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer at some point...

ADPH follows updated CDC COVID-19 guidance for schools and quarantine/isolation

ADPH is following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) new COVID-19 recommendations for schools and updated quarantine and...

Alabama Department of Public Health orders Novavax COVID-19 vaccine for adults

Another COVID-19 vaccine option is now available to unvaccinated Alabama adults. The Alabama Department of Public Health has ordered 8,000 doses...

Alabama Department of Public Health continues monkeypox response

The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) continues to respond to additional cases of monkeypox in the state and follow guidance from the...

Reduce Your Exposure to Mosquitoes to Prevent West Nile Virus

West Nile virus (WNV) is the leading cause of mosquito-borne disease in the continental United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control...

Alabama Department of Public Health observes National Breastfeeding Month and World Breastfeeding Week

ADPH will observe August as National Breastfeeding Month and August 1-7, 2022, as World Breastfeeding Week.

Parents and guardians reminded that childhood vaccinations are required

Now is the time to make sure your children are up to date on their vaccines before the start of school. Getting children all recommended vaccines...

Media Statement: Monkeypox vaccine delivered to Alabama Department of Public Health

Media Statement: The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) received the initial allocation of more than 200 doses of vaccine for monkeypox...

Public comments invited concerning home rehabilitation projects affecting five Black Belt counties and the City of York

A proposed action under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes, Healthy Home...