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Latest Health News
It’s Time for Your Annual Flu Shot - 2017
Public health officials in the St. Louis area remind you the best way to reduce the risk of getting sick is to get an annual flu vaccination.
Press release | Department of Health | 10/13/2017
St. Louis Awarded Department of Justice Safe & Thriving Grant
The grant helps to expand efforts in supporting at-risk youth, build resilience in high-crime neighborhoods, and lower rates of youth violence
Press release | Department of Health | 10/12/2017
Lack of Sleep - Health Impacts
A third of US adults report they usually get less than the recommended amount of sleep. Not getting enough sleep is linked with many chronic diseases.
News/Announcement | Department of Health | 10/12/2017
Raccoons with Distemper - Frequently Asked Questions
Raccoons with distemper may approach people, or curl up to sleep in open areas in close proximity to people.
News/Announcement | Department of Health | 09/22/2017
Resources and Initiatives
Senior Services Fund
In 1990, the Missouri Legislature enabled counties and the City of St. Louis to levy a property tax of five cents per $100 assessed valuation to fund programs for people 60 years of age and older. Currently, the City of St. Louis, St. Louis County and St. Charles County have Senior Service funds.
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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
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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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