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Widespread water outage in Houston

Houston Health Department launches new campaign emphasizing importance of prenatal care, syphilis testing for expectant mothers

Houston Health Department continues to monitor coronavirus

Houston Health Department, IMPACT health survey of 30 Fifth Ward households finds 43 percent (13 households) self-reported cancer diagnosis

Houston Health Department bringing prescription medication savings to Houston homes

Help Houston win the 2020 IT'S TIME TEXAS Community Challenge

Young boy is city’s first flu-associated pediatric death of 2019-2020 flu season

Additional testing detects mercury inside Walmart, another business under evaluation

Houston officials provide update on mercury spill

Houston Health Department spearheads cross-sector inititive to address school-to-prison pipeline, develop actionable policy and recomendations for school discipline reform

Mayor Turner and Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo sign Paris Declaration to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030

Houston Health Department addressing increase of superbugs through antibiotic stewardship

Organizers of Hurricane Harvey Registry ask Houstonians to add their experience of tropical storm Imelda

Healthy Happy Hour to help diabetics manage their illness without zapping cheer from upcoming holiday celebrations

Feds award record lead-based paint reduction grant to Houston Health Department

Medicare recipients eligible for free benefits counseling from Area Agency on Aging

Get a flu shot in October, Houston Health Department recommends

Houston Health Department initiatives to boost quality of local asthma control services

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