Minnesota Department of Health review of hospital records shows a 40 percent increase in hospital-treated dog bites between 1998 and 2005.
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Asking more questions during a visit to the doctor might help patients get care that is more satisfactory, but many patients are not sure where to start.
There are a few easy steps residents can take to stay cool during hot summer days.
Insect repellents containing DEET (N.N-diethyl-m-toluamide) have proven to be effective in protecting against mosquito bites.
Hot and humid conditions like those associated with summer in Indiana pose a real threat for heat related illness.
Multnomah County residents urged to use protective measures to reduce the dangers posed by prolonged periods of extreme heat.
Kansans are reminded to take appropriate precautions to protect themselves in hot summer temperatures, especially when cleaning after flooding.
Public planning to travel outside Hong Kong during the summer holidays should take precautionary measures against infectious diseases and other travel-related illnesses.
An increase in activity and guests can also mean an increase in summer accidents and outdoor injuries.
Kansas Department of Health is providing the following recommendations to protect public health and safety, in response to flooding that has occurred in various parts of the state.
Ilinois Department Of Health Encourages Safe Food Handling, Swimming Safety, West Nile Virus Prevention
Illinois Department of Health reminds of some steps you can take to ensure a safe and healthy Fourth of July.
Citizens reminded that many of fireworks are not approved for possession or use in Loudoun County or the majority of the Northern Virginia area.
Missourians advised to take extra precautions this summer to prevent heat−related illnesses and deaths.
Mosquitoes may transmit serious and sometimes fatal diseases in humans and their pets.
During the summer months there is an increase in the numbers of incidents associated with accidental release of high levels of chlorine in swimming pools.
With summer's hot weather and the attraction of home swimming pools, the Nassau County Department of Health is providing pool safety tips.