Look to your past and change your future

Health problems can run in families. This is because families share their genetics, environment, and lifestyles. By knowing your family health history, you can make choices to lower your risk.

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Find suicide prevention resources

Medical cannabis information

Visit this page for information on Utah’s proposed Medical Cannabis Program.

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Learn more about the Hepatitis A outbreak.

Flu season is here

Don’t let the flu get you down. Everyone six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every season.

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About the Utah Department of Health

We strongly believe that health is critical for enjoying a prosperous life. Our vision is for Utah to be a place where all people can enjoy the best health possible, where all can live, grow, and prosper in healthy and safe communities.

It was the pioneering spirit of two remarkable individuals which would shape the future of public health in Utah for generations to come.

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