Monday, Apr. 11, 2011
Nine individuals and organizations will be honored at the 2011 Public Health Awards ceremony to be held on Monday, April 11, at 1:30 p.m. at the Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Drive, Madison.
Monday, Apr. 4, 2011
Public Health Madison and Dane County (PHMDC) is reporting that the number of underage tobacco sales has dropped for the fourth year in a row.
Thursday, Mar. 31, 2011
As of yesterday morning the Minnesota Department of Health reports 14 confirmed cases of measles.
Thursday, Mar. 24, 2011
In 2010 there were 30 infant deaths reported in Dane County for all races, or a rate of 5 deaths per 1000 live births, up only slightly from 2009.
Wednesday, Mar. 23, 2011
As of yesterday (3/22/11), there have been nine confirmed cases of measles reported in Minnesota. The likely source is an infant who traveled to Kenya and returned in the beginning of February.
Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011
The following Public Health Clinics will be closed as indicated due to the weather:
• Public Health Immunization Clinic in Stoughton -
Tuesday February 1, 2011 3 to 5pm
Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011
The full force of the flu season is making its presence known all over Canada, and in several neighboring states. Health authorities are expecting that it will hit Dane County soon.
Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011
January is a month where most of us spend a lot of time indoors, and the cold weather we've been having has given us plenty of motivation to stay inside.
Friday, Dec. 10, 2010
It is the season to be buying and giving toys to children.
Monday, Nov. 22, 2010
Public Health Madison and Dane County has been receiving sporadic reports from around Dane County of cases of what is likely norovirus.
Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010
Another flu season is coming soon, and it is time to be prepared. The CDC calls the flu "unpredictable and severe" and the facts are dramatic.
Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010
The Dane County / City of Madison Clean Sweep Program for recycling household hazardous waste will end its 2010 season on Saturday, October 30th at 2 PM.