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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Recent News & Press Releases

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For May 15 –19, 2017

May 15 –19, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 65 Chlamydia cases, 21 Gonorrhea cases, 5 Syphilis cases and 2 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 1276 Chlamydia cases, 350 Gonorrhea cases, 72 Syphilis cases and 23 cases of HIV.

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Std) Weekly Totals For May 8 –12, 2017

May 8 –12, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 68 Chlamydia cases, 26 Gonorrhea cases, 1 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 1211 Chlamydia cases, 329 Gonorrhea cases, 67 Syphilis cases and 21 cases of HIV.

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First Hot Weather Of The Season

May 15, 2017

The Central Iowa area is experiencing the first hot weather of the season today and tomorrow. Our bodies may not be as prepared as usual to adjust to the hot and humid weather so soon, increasing the risk for heat illness and heat stress. Anyone is at risk for heat illnesse...

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

April 24-28, 2017, Health Department staff confirmed 69 Chlamydia cases, 17 Gonorrhea cases, 5 Syphilis cases and 0 cases of HIV and in 2017; we have confirmed 1067 Chlamydia cases, 284 Gonorrhea cases, 62 Syphilis cases and 21 cases of HIV.

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Des Moines, IA 50309

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