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The Health Department is responsible for promoting and protecting the health and well-being of individuals and communities through various programs, services, and initiatives. This includes disease surveillance, outbreak response, community health education, health inspections, and policy development and implementation.

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Consistency is key: Research shows that a healthy daily routine may improve mental health

This study had a unique way of showing that healthy routine matters for mental health and consistency in your daily schedule can help reduce symptoms of depression.

May 22, 2024

Public Health
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The Global Spread of Measles and How We Can Stop It

Measles is a highly contagious and potentially deadly disease, but we can get rid of measles for good and save the lives of children around the world by getting our children vaccinated.

May 08, 2024

Public Health
Health Alert: Cao Bôi Trĩ Cây Thầu Dầu​​ Hemorrhoid Ointment

Health Alert : Woman in California Dies from Severe Lead Poisoning After U​sing a Hemorrhoid Ointment from Vietnam

A Sacramento, California resident tragically succumbed to severe lead poisoning after using a hemorrhoid ointment sourced from Vietnam known as Cao Bôi Trĩ Cây Thầu Dầu.

April 22, 2024

Public Health

Jun

13

Commission for People with Disabilities Meeting

Thursday, June 13, 2024
6:00pm
Virtual

Jun

20

Fair Rent Commission meeting

Thursday, June 20, 2024
6:00pm
Virtual

Sep

12

Commission for People with Disabilities Meeting

Thursday, September 12, 2024
6:00pm
Virtual

Health & Social Services