Public Health Blog

  • Private well water samples after
  • Keeping up with ever changing beach conditions is a full-time job for our environmental health lab in the summer.

  • Public Health has been transforming rapidly over the past 30 years. In the late 19th century and most of the 20th century in the era of "Public Health 1.0," our focus was on infectious disease prevention and control.

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  • 10/23/2018 Healthy Communities Fund - Application

    Public Health Madison & Dane County has funding available to support local organizations and programs that are working to address health and racial equity in our community.  Applications are due November 16.  

  • 10/22/2018 Wisconsin Announces Addiction Recovery Helpline

    Call 211 to be connected with local treatment and recovery resources.  

  • 10/16/2018 It's Open Season on Ticks!

    Ticks can carry germs that can make you sick. Protect yourself, your family, and your pets from tick bites this hunting season.

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