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Latest Health News
Protect Yourself and Your Family This Holiday Weekend
The Health of the St. Louis Community Depends on It
Press release | Department of Health | 07/02/2020
St. Louis City, St. Louis County Issuing Mandatory Mask Requirement to Slow COVID-19
Elected leaders, public health officials and pandemic task force reinforce that masks significantly reduce spread of virus
Press release | Office of the Mayor,Department of Health | 07/01/2020
Central Baptist Church Reschedules COVID-19 Testing Event
Rainstorm forces rescheduling of free COVID-19 community testing event at Central Baptist Church
Press release | Department of Health | 06/30/2020
COVID-19 Community Testing Event at Central Baptist Church
Testing is open for all; a parent or guardian must accompany anyone under 18 years of age. Walk-up or Drive-In testing will be available.
Press release | Department of Health | 06/29/2020
Chairman's Desk: Keeping the Public Healthy: Who Will Pay?
Board Chairman Dr. Will Ross, MD, MPH authored this article for the Institute for Public Health 2018 Annual Conference.
Resources and Initiatives
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Myeloma is a cancer of the plasma cells in which cells grow too much forming a mass or tumor that is located in the bone marrow. Symptoms include bone pain, fever, easily bruising bones, frequent infections, bruising and bleeding easily, trouble breathing, weakness in arms and legs, and feeling tired.
African Americans are at twice the risk for myeloma than whites. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is dedicated to helping African Americans improve their quality of life by sharing free information and resources associated to myeloma. For additional information on this cancer visit https://www.lls.org/myeloma-link
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The NotifySTL system is for residents, businesses, and visitors to the City of St. Louis. We'll notify you by phone, text, or email in the event of an emergency. By enrolling in NotifySTL, you're taking an important step to keep you and your family safe.
Signing up takes just a few minutes. Create a profile, remember your username and password, and log in anytime to change your information and subscription options.
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Alive and Well Communities
Alive and Well Communities is a nonprofit organization, based in Missouri, focused on activating communities in Missouri, Kansas and Illinois to address the trauma experienced by their residents. The organization is dedicated to shifting cultures and systems and helping people develop pathways to healing, well-being and equity.
Emerging and Highly Infectious Disease Portal
The Emerging and Highly Infectious Disease (EEHID) Portal provides free, up-to date, and consistent access to hundreds of best practice resources and courses for emerging and highly infectious diseases.
You may access the portal at www.eehid.com/
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Fax: (314) 612-5105
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
1520 Market , Room 4051
St. Louis, Missouri 63103
To report a public health emergency outside of office hours, please call 911.
To request a City service, file a complaint/compliment, or report problems affecting the public health, call the Citizens' Service Bureau at (314) 622-4800.
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