2015 News Releases

Vermont ranked #2 healthiest state, #1 healthiest for seniors, Most Dangerous Leftovers campaign launched, opioid addiction treatment/prevention grants, TB, flu vax "selfies", HIV tests and more.

Title Date Type
NEWS: "Selfies" Encouraged as Vermonters Get Flu Shots
10/27/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Innovative Home Visiting Program for 2-Year-Olds
05/28/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: 2015 County Health Rankings Detail Health Inequities
03/25/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Annual Rabies Bait Drop
08/06/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Burlington Lab to Close
08/10/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: CDC’s Tips from Former Smokers Campaign Increases Quit Attempts
01/06/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Eastern Equine Encephalitis Detected In Swanton Mosquitoes
09/21/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: EMS Day at State House Honors Vermont EMS Responders
05/15/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Federal Funding through SAMHSA Grant to Expand Opioid Treatment
08/07/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Federal Grant Announced for Substance Abuse Prevention Partnerships
07/06/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Fentanyl and Fentanyl-Laced Heroin Awareness
04/29/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Food Safety for the Holiday Season
11/23/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Freedom House Street Saviors Documentary at Jay Peak Resort
10/23/2015 PDF Download
OPINION: Giving All Vermonters a Fair Chance at Health
12/17/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Green Thumbs at Work Garden Grant Winners Announced
03/16/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Commissioner to Run Marathon With Organ Donation Team
05/19/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Commissioner Warns of Most Dangerous Leftovers
11/16/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department Advises HIV Testing for Vermonters
06/26/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department and Pride Center Promote LGBTQ Health
04/09/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Tuberculosis Update I
01/30/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department Confirms Case of Tuberculosis
01/22/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department Launches Call for Public Health Volunteers
04/13/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Garden Grants Offered for Small Businesses
01/09/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department Helps Small Businesses Support Breastfeeding
02/05/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermonters: Know What You are Drinking
04/02/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department to Engage LGBTQ Vermonters at Pride Vermont
09/08/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department to Debut New WIC Card in Rutland
04/21/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Health Department Warns Tick Season Already Underway
05/12/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: How Hot is Too Hot?
07/28/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Worksite Wellness Conference March 25, 2015
01/29/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: National Hepatitis Testing Day
05/18/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: New Report Emphasizes Zero Alcohol for Nine Months of Pregnancy
11/03/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Parentupvt.org Helps Start Discussions about Substance Abuse
04/28/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Named Childhood Immunization Champion
04/21/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Grants Offered to Support Wellness in the Workplace
05/18/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: State Tests Mosquitoes for Disease-causing Virus
07/14/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Strontium-90 Detected in Ground Water at Vermont Yankee
02/09/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Survey Reveals Not Enough Teens with HPV Vaccine
08/14/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Travelers at Risk for Infection with Chikungunya
01/21/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Tuberculosis Update II
02/10/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Tuberculosis Update III
02/12/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Tuberculosis Update IV
04/06/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Help Me Grow Vermont Services Launch
10/01/2015 PDF Download
OPINION: Vaccines Work!
02/11/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Drinking Water Systems Sampling for Blue-Green Algae
07/07/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Healthy Community Design in Enosburg
09/10/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Moms Come Together for the Big Latch On
07/31/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Ranked Healthiest State for Seniors
05/20/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Ranked Nation's Second Healthiest State Once Again
12/11/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Receives $4 million to Combat Prescription Drug Overdoses
09/04/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Takes a Stand to Prevent Older Adult Falls
09/23/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont to Review New EPA Guidance for Lake Champlain Blue-Green Algae Toxins
05/12/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Wins Four of the Nation’s Top Five Loving Support Awards of Excellence
09/09/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Youth Exposed to Tobacco Products & Marketing
05/19/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Vermont Ranks 6th Lowest Rates of Adult Obesity in the Nation
09/21/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Waterford Elementary School Sweeps Radon Poster Contest Awards
01/05/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: West Nile Virus Detected in Mosquito Pools in Vermont
07/31/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: New Grant Aims to Increase Private Well Testing
10/13/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: When to Seek Medical Attention When You Have the Flu
01/07/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: WIC Offers Learning Sessions for New eWIC Card System
09/11/2015 PDF Download
NEWS: Wild Parsip Causes Burns on Skin
08/03/2015 PDF Download