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Des Moines, IA) – Flu seasons can be unpredictable and severe. In Iowa, flu season can start as early as October and continue throughout the month of May. This can be detrimental to our workforce and their families. The Polk County Health Department urges residents to get their flu shot this year…
When in doubt, take it out
Remove all wet items from your home
(Des Moines, IA) – The Polk County Health Department would like to remind the community of several clean up tips to keep your family and home safe from after the flood:
Put on the personal protective equipment to protect your eyes,…
December 3 – 7, 2018, Health Department staff investigated 64 Chlamydia cases, 32 Gonorrhea cases, 6 Syphilis cases and 1 case of HIV and in 2018; we have investigated 3347 Chlamydia cases, 1438 Gonorrhea cases, 174 Syphilis cases and 44 cases of HIV.
November 26 – 30, 2018, Health Department staff investigated 79 Chlamydia cases, 35 Gonorrhea cases, 1 Syphilis case and 1 case of HIV and in 2018; we have investigated 3283 Chlamydia cases, 1406 Gonorrhea cases, 168 Syphilis cases and 43 cases of HIV.
Phone: (515)-286-3798Fax: (515)-286-2033Toll free: 866-209-1300Email:email@example.com
Address: 1907, Carpenter AvenueDes Moines, IA 50314
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