Miami-Dade Health Department
It’s the question every doctor at Community Health of South Florida has been asking this week: “Have you gotten your flu shot?” The doctors are trying to put the brakes on a flu epidemic sweeping the nation.
In observance of World AIDS Day, Miami-Dade’s health department will offer free Rapid HIV testing at Miami-Dade Metrorail stations this Friday.
Parents of Coral Reef Senior High students got a lesson on meningitis Sunday morning from staffers with the county’s department of health.
Miami-Dade County Health Department officials confirmed Thursday that a Miami-Dade resident has contracted Dengue Fever.
As South Floridians get ready for the arrival of Tropical Storm Isaac, the Miami-Dade County Health Department (MDCHD) is urging the public to avoid carbon monoxide (CO) exposure by taking precautions with gas-powered appliances and charcoal or gas grills.
If you plan to spend your day working or playing outdoors, you may want to apply some bug spray along with the sunscreen.
The Miami-Dade County Health Department has confirmed a human case of West Nile virus.
Testing is underway on parents and children who have played in and around Olinda Park after toxic levels of chemicals were found in the soil.
Miami-Dade County is in a better place when it comes to health. The county was rewarded a $14.7 million grant from the federal government which will help improve health practices and promote wellness.
County officials have now deemed a stretch of Biscayne Bay near North Bay Village safe for swimmers and boaters after last week’s massive sewer main break.