Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For August 7-11, 2017

August 7-11, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 58 Chlamydia cases, 24 Gonorrhea cases, 5 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 2055 Chlamydia cases, 636 Gonorrhea cases, 124 Syphilis cases and 28 cases of HIV.

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School Election

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For July 31 - August 4, 2017

July 31 -  August 4, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 59 Chlamydia cases, 20 Gonorrhea cases, 5 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 1997 Chlamydia cases, 612 Gonorrhea cases, 119 Syphilis cases and 28 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For July 24 - 28, 2017

July 24 -28, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 64 Chlamydia cases, 23 Gonorrhea cases, 6 Syphilis cases and 1 case of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 1938 Chlamydia cases, 592 Gonorrhea cases, 114 Syphilis cases and 28 cases of HIV.

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Back-To-School Countdown Is On For Those Students Who Have Not Received Their Meningitis Vaccine

(Des Moines, IA) –  The starting date for most Polk County schools is less than a month away. Seventh and 12th grade students need proof of at least one dose of the meningitis immunization for the 2017 – 2018 school year. Those students who do not have proof of at least one dose of ...

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Des Moines, IA 50309

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