Polk County Health Department

Disease Prevention

This site contains HIV prevention messages that may not be appropriate for all audiences.

POLK COUNTY HEALTHY WOMEN PROGRAM
COLORECTAL CANCER

 

COMMUNICABLE DISEASE FACT SHEETS
Bacterial Vaginosis
Spanish verison
Herpes
Spanish verison
 Pertussis

Chlamydia
Spanish verison

HPV
Spanish verison
 Rubella
Cryptosporidium Influenza
Spanish verison
Scabies

Gonorrhea
Spanish verison

Lice
Spanish verison
Syphilis
Spanish verison

Group A
Streptococcus
Spanish verison

Measles
Spanish verison

Trichomoniasis
Spanish verison

Hepatitis A Meningococcal Disease Tuberculosis
Spanish verison

Hepatitis B
Spanish verison

Mumps

West Nile

Hepatitis C
Spanish verison

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
Spanish verison
 

Outside - Related Links:

FOOD SAFETY
Hepatitis C

HIV

This link to CDC site has HIV prevention messages that may not be appropriate for all audiences as HIV is spread primarily through sexual practices and sharing needles.

OTHER DISEASE PREVENTION INFORMATION
SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES
VACCINATION INFORMATION STATEMENTS

Vaccine Information Statements are information sheets produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that explain to vaccine recipients, their parents, or their legal representatives who should get vaccinated, the benefits, risks and side effects of a vaccine.

  • Vaccination and language options available here.
WISEWOMAN PROGRAM

Contact Us

Phone: (515)-286-3798
Fax: (515)-286-2033
Toll free: 866-209-1300
Email:
healthdept@polkcountyiowa.gov


Address: 1907, Carpenter Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50314