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Latest CDPH News

  • CDPH Urges Caution Related to Seasonal Blue-green Algae Blooms
  • CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Eat Rock Crabs, Bivalve Shellfish Caught Along the Central Coast
  • End of Summer Travelers Urged to Take Precautions to Prevent Zika
  • Send Your Children Back to School Protected from Serious Disease ... CDPH Director and State Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Smith Talks About Back-to-School Immunizations
  • CDPH Fines Los Angeles County Facility in Death of Resident
  • CDPH Reports Record-Low Birth Rates Among Adolescents
  • CDPH Confirms First Human West Nile Virus Death of 2016
  • CDPH Reports Two Cases of Zika-Related Birth Defects in California ... Zika Press Kit
  • Meningococcal Disease Outbreak Continues in Southern California
  • CDPH Fines Los Angeles County Facility in Death of Resident
  • CDPH Reminds Californians About Food Handling ... Emergency Response Unit Chief Michael Needham Talks About Summer Food Safety
  • California Department of Public Health Achieves Accreditation
  • More CDPH News Releases ... En Español         
  • Drought Information

  • California Drought Website
  • Drought Preparedness, Water Conservation and Water Supply Emergency Response 
  • Other Hot Topics

  • CDPH Zika Virus Information 
  • West Nile Virus 
  • End of Life Option Act
  • New Tobacco 21 Law Goes into Effect June 9th, 2016 
  • Medical Cannabis Manufacturing and Testing Laboratory Licenses 
  • Domoic Acid Warning and Crab Advisory Information 
  • Senate Bill 277 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) 
  • May Revision Highlights Fiscal Year 2016-17  
  • Stakeholder Brief (July - September, 2016) 

    Last modified on: 8/24/2016 1:09 PM