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Breast Health Treatments for breast cancer are most effective when it is found early. 
Flu Season Coming Getting vaccinated is the best way to protect yourself and your loved ones. 
Syphilis Outbreak Syphilis is easy to cure in its early stages, testing available at CPH.  
Art Rides  Discover Columbus on two wheels with this self-guided bicycling tour. 
Rabies Vaccine Clinic Protect your dog, cat or ferret from rabies at our low-cost clinic October 10. 
SIDS Awareness While the cause of SIDS is unclear, there are known ways to reduce the risk.
Lead Poison Prevention Week Prevent your child from being exposed to lead sources.
Walk Your Child To School There are many benefits for children who walk or bike to school.
Beggars' Night Make Halloween a fun way to be active while staying safe, plus new treat ideas.
Art Walks and Landmark Talks Join us for guided tours led by expert historians around Columbus. 

See "Alerts" tab for health issues, such a Mumps and EV-D68.

Ebola Outbreak in West Africa Link to CDC about the illness and outbreak. - learn more

Mumps Community Outbreak – Update Mumps Community Outbreak Update regarding numbers of cases. - learn more

Columbus Syphilis Outbreak Information about prevention, testing, and treatment - learn more

Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) Columbus has recently seen an increase in respiratory illnesses and hospitalizations among children, Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68). - learn more

Saunders Park Assessment Columbus Public Health has performed a limited health assessment of residents in the Saunders Park area. 
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Air Quality Alert Information Air Quality Alerts are issued when ozone or particulate levels in the air are high, causing possible health concerns. - learn more

Whooping Cough If there is a baby in your life, protect them against whooping cough. - learn more

Mumps Information Mumps is a viral illness that causes swollen and tender salivary glands under the ears or jaw. - learn more

Enterovirus D68 Causing Severe Respiratory Illnesses -- 9.24.2014 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Confirms Local Cases - learn more

Columbus Board of Health to Meet -- 9.12.2014 Meeting set for next Tuesday, September 16 at 2:00 p.m., at 240 Parsons Avenue - learn more

Disease Prevention and Control for West Nile Virus -- 9.9.2014 Columbus Public Health to Spray Area Neighborhoods Sept. 10 and 11, 2014 - learn more

Disease Control and Prevention for West Nile Virus -- 9.2.2014 Columbus Public Health to Spray Area Neighborhoods to Prevent West Nile Virus - learn more

Disease Prevention and Control for West Nile Virus - 8.18.2014 CPH Sprays Area Neighborhoods to Prevent West Nile Virus - learn more

Mosquito Spraying for August 13 to 15 -- 8.14.2014 CPH controls mosquitoes to prevent West Nile Virus - learn more

Areas for August 13-15 Mosquito Spraying -- 8.12.2014 Spraying in Area Neighborhoods to Prevent West Nile Virus - learn more

Areas for August 8 Mosquito Spraying - 8.7.2014 Spraying in Area Neighborhoods to Prevent West Nile Virus - learn more

Columbus Public Health Hosts Second Farmers Market - 8.6.2014 Bringing fresh fruits and vegetables to residents. - learn more

Columbus Resident Tests Negative for Ebola Virus - 8.5.2014 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Confirms Negative Test Result - learn more