November 16, 2022The Iowa Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces two initiatives focused on healthy habits, nutrition and addressing food insecurity for Iowa families.
October 27, 2022To help address the issue of opioid misuse, the Iowa Department of Health of Human Services (HHS) is expanding their initiative to provide naloxone (the opioid overdose reversal medication) to Iowa organizations, businesses and schools, which may be in a position to render aid to a person at risk of experiencing an opioid overdose.
September 7, 2022HHS Announces First West Nile Case of 2022
August 12, 2022Public health officials are tracking multiple cases of monkeypox that have been reported in several countries that don’t normally report monkeypox including the United States.
July 8, 2022Beach closed due to a possible connection to a confirmed case of a rare brain infection.
July 1, 2022The risk to the general public is considered low.
May 12, 2022The Iowa Departments of Public Health and Human Services provide an update on infant formula as they work to provide information and resources to Iowans who are impacted by the shortage.