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Mayor Turner celebrates Team Up Houston's second year with local students and Houston professional sports teams

Houston Health Department launches I am Life™ campaign to educate audiences about preventing HIV Through PrEP, Treatment as Prevention (TasP) to end HIV transmission

Houston Health Department competition encourages young musicians to become Houston Preparedness Icons

Mayor Turner, Houston Health Department addressing root causes of youth violence

Fresh produce more affordable at Houston Health Department’s 2019 Get Moving Houston Farmers Markets

Houston Health Department highlights National Public Health Week

Houston Health Department to convert 160 homes with lead into safe homes with new $3 million grant, bond funds

Physical health, mental health and housing challenges detailed in first Hurricane Harvey Registry Report

Take care of your heart: HHD recommends healthier lifestyles, blood pressure checks to lower heart disease risks

MBK Houston, Change Happens Among Ten Obama Foundation Community Challenge Competition Winners

Houston Health Department Confirms Mumps at ICE Facility

Houston Health Department Recommends HIV Testing, PrEP Awareness During National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Houston Health Department Highlights Value of Mentors During National Mentoring Month

Houston Health Department recommends flu shot as influenza activity expected to increase

Kick off 2019 with the IT’S TIME TEXAS Community Challenge

Crime Stoppers Houston and Houston Health Department Partner to Offer Training to Improve Interactions Between Police and Civilians

Houston Health Department Program Offering Ex-Offenders Second Chance Celebrating 20th Biannual Graduation

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Report a complaint regarding foodborne illness or food safety. Complaints may also be submitted for special waste (transporter generators or sewer overflows) and swimming pools.

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