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Excessive Heat Warning Issued - July 17-20, 2019
Heat index values are expected to reach as high as 113 degrees due to high temperatures in the upper 90s and dew points in the lower 70s.
Press release | Department of Health | 07/17/2019
“Doing It My Way” for National HIV Testing Day
The Health Stop sexual health center at 1520 Market has extended hours from 8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. to offer FREE testing and resources.
Press release | Department of Health | 06/27/2019
City of St. Louis Department of Health Begins New Tuberculosis Services Partnership with Washington University School of Medicine
On July 1st, the Department of Health will welcome Washington University School of Medicine as a key public health TB service provider partner.
Press release | Department of Health | 06/26/2019
Reduce Your Risk of Fireworks-related Injuries
In Missouri, 400 emergency room visits in 2016 were related to fireworks, according to the Missouri State Fire Marshal’s office.
Press release | Department of Health | 06/24/2019
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.
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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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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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St. Louis, Missouri 63103
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