Get the latest news from the Cincinnati Health Department.
- September 16, 2015
- Nutrition Program Connects CPS Students, Teachers to Healthy Eating Habits
Teachers at Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS) are sharing a meal each Monday with their students to help model healthy eating habits.
- September 11, 2015
- Recreational Public Health Advisory Issued For Ohio River
Local public health officials have issued a recreational public health advisory for the Ohio River as a result of microcystin levels tested in river water samples.
- September 4, 2015
- Potential for Blue-Green Algae in Ohio River
As Tri-State residents take to the river this weekend, local health departments say conditions are favorable for blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, to bloom locally. Algal blooms occurred east of Portsmouth, Ohio, but none have been detected in the Greater Cincinnati river water.
- August 28, 2015
- Health Officials: Wash Hands Frequently to Curb Spread of Shigella
The Cincinnati Health Department (CHD) is urging childcare workers and caregivers to practice frequent handwashing to curb the spread of Shigella, a diarrheal illness that is on the rise.
- August 25, 2015
- Cincinnati Mosquito Pool Tests Positive for West Nile Virus
The Cincinnati Health Department has confirmed a mosquito pool in Mt. Airy Forest tested positive for West Nile Virus.
- August 11, 2015
- New Health Center Opens in Heart of Downtown
The Cincinnati Health Department (CHD), in partnership with Talbert House, has expanded its network of Primary Care Health Centers with the opening of the Walnut Street Health Center.
- August 11, 2015
- PHOTOS: Walnut Street Health Center
The Cincinnati Health Department new full-service Walnut Street Health Center is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati on the ground-floor space of a building owned by Talbert House. The location is just around the block from Hamilton County Job and Family Services.
- July 17, 2015
- Excessive Heat Watch Issued for Cincinnati Region
Dr. Noble Maseru, City of Cincinnati Health Commissioner, has declared a two-day Excessive Heat Watch for the Cincinnati area effective Saturday, July 18 through Sunday, July 19 at 8 p.m.
- June 11, 2015
- Forum Highlights Progress in Helping Cincinnati Babies Thrive
More babies are surviving to their first birthday in Cincinnati than in previous years, a milestone acknowledged today at the Cincinnati Health Department’s (CHD) Infant Vitality Forum.
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