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The following are news releases issued from the Department within the last 60 days.

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June 27, 2011 - New More Powerful Fireworks
Longer Season Could Mean Trouble

June 23, 2011 - Measles Cases Still Cropping Up in Utah
CDC reports cases across U.S., urges vaccination, isolation

June 16, 2011 - Utah Hosts ‘Connectivity’ Conference
Goals are privacy, improved patient care

June 15, 2011 - Dad’s Health Can Affect His Fertility
Studies show paternal lifestyle exposures can damage sperm

June 7, 2011 - UDOH Creates New ‘Office of Health Disparities Reduction’
Center for Multicultural Health replaced

May 24, 2011 - ‘One Good Reason’ Member Named Nat’l Youth Advocate of Year
17-year old Kiley Atkins honored by Campaign for Tobacco-free Kids

May 23, 2011 - Staying Healthy Around Water
Raising awareness about recreational water illnesses

May 19, 2011 - Honoring Utah’s Emergency Responders
2011 National EMS Week Celebrates Everyday Heroes

May 19, 2011 - Gold Medal Schools Program Moves Forward
Schools honored for improvements

May 18, 2011 - UDOH Releases New Data on the Uninsured
301,700 Utahns went without health insurance last year

May 17, 2011 - Do You Have a Tasty, Heart-Healthy Recipe?
UDOH launches second annual contest

May 16, 2011 - Public Health Urges Healthy Travel for Utahns
Include health advice in your summer travel plans

May 10, 2011 - Utah Joins Contest to Help Moms and Babies
UDOH reaches out to new and expectant moms with‘ text4baby’ program

May 9, 2011 - The TRUTH Announces Anti-tobacco Ad Contest Winners
10-year-old Draper student wins Best of Show

May 5, 2011 - New Moms Can Give Themselves a Gift for Mother’s Day
Pamper yourself this weekend

May 4, 2011 - Health Officials Warn of Drowning Dangers
Toddlers, teens at greatest risk

May 3, 2011 - UDOH Claims Database Receives Prestigious Nat’l Honor
UDOH work in tracking health care cost and quality receives national acclaim

May 2, 2011 - Never Leave a Child Alone in a Car
Health Officials Urge Caution as Temperatures Rise

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