Everything you need to know about Delaware’s ‘Fight Flu DE’ Campaign and where you...

“This year it is more important than ever to get your flu vaccine, as we are dealing with uncertainties around how flu season will look this year with COVID-19 circulating at the same time,”...

Survey: Decline in Overall Youth E-Cigarette Use, Concerning Uptick in Use of Disposable Products

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, released new data from the 2020 National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS), which show 1.8 million fewer U.S. youth...

Free Overdose Prevention Training Being Offered By Newark Police Department Fridat

First responders, law enforcement officers, and school nurses aren’t the only individuals who should carry naloxone. NEWARK (DE): The Newark Police Department and the New Castle County Community Response Team have partnered to provide overdose...

Bagged Peaches being recalled due to Salmonella concersn after 86 people became ill

Prima® Wawona of Fresno, California is voluntarily recalling its Wawona, Wawona Organic brand conventional and organic bagged peaches because the product could possibly be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella is a microorganism that can cause serious and sometimes...

396 people are ill and 59 are hospitalized due to Salmonella outbreak in red onions

The FDA, along with CDC and state and local partners, is investigating a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections. The Public Health Agency of Canada is also investigating an outbreak of Salmonella Newport illnesses that have a...

ATLAS website aimed to help Delawareans with addiction treatment

ATLAS™ Website Launches to Help Delawareans Navigate to Appropriate Addiction Treatment, Supports Statewide Quality Improvement NEW CASTLE (DE): The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) today announced the launch of ATLAS™, the first...

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