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Tobacco Use Among Philadelphia Youth >>
A new data brief reveals significant declines in youth smoking between 2007 and 2013. (6/18/14)

Community Health Assessment »
A report highlighting Philadelphia’s key public health priorities and challenges. (5/15/14)

Philly Parks Go Smoke-Free »
Mayor Nutter’s executive order expands smoke-free recreation spaces in the city. (4/29/14)

Meningococcal Meningitis »
Information about the disease, who’s at risk, and how to prevent it. (3/18/14)

Get Healthy Philly Annual Reports »
2013 reports about tobacco control programs and nutrition/physical activity programs. (3/15/14)

New Report on Philly Retail Advertising »
Ads for tobacco and sugary drinks are widespread, especially in low-income communities. (8/15/13)

New Clinical Guidelines for Lead Poisoning »
Revised 2013 guidelines on prevention, screening and medical management. (7/8/13)

2012 Report on HIV/AIDS in Philadelphia »
A comprehensive report on cumulative cases, new diagnoses, risk category trends, and more. (6/30/13)

Get Healthy Philly Annual Reports »
2012 reports about tobacco control programs and nutrition/physical activity programs. (2/12/13)

FLU Health Bulletin »
Information to help you protect yourself and your family from the flu. (English/Español) (1/11/13)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included HPV vaccination and dental composite restorations. (9/13/12).

Study Finds Progress in Philadelphia's Obesity Fight »
Rates of obesity among school children decreased between 2006 and 2010. (9/5/12)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included outdoor public food service regulation. (3/22/12)

Board of Health Response to Testimony on the Outdoor Public Serving of Food »
A March 15 public hearing drew testimony from more than 73 speakers. (3/22/12)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included changes in HIV reporting, food safety and outdoor public serving of food. (2/9/12)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included animal care and control, food safety and outdoor public serving of food. (1/12/12)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included tobacco point of purchase warnings. (10/20/11)

Get Healthy Philly Annual Report: Tobacco Control »
Find out what we're doing to reduce smoking rates and help people quit for good. (10/1/11)

Get Healthy Philly Annual Report: Nutrition & Physical Activity »
Find out what we're doing to promote nutritious foods and physical activity. (10/1/11)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included tobacco point of purchase warnings. (9/8/11)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included tobacco point of purchase warnings, firearm-related mortality. (7/14/11)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included drilling Marcellus Shale. (5/26/11)

Rec Centers Become Smoke-Free »
Mayor Nutter signs executive order making rec centers and playgrounds smoke-free. (5/23/11)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included Get Healthy Philly, STD/HIV youth plan, HPV vaccination, plan for health care provider complaints. (3/10/11)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included Clean Indoor Air Acts, reproductive health. (1/13/11)

The Challenge of Youth Smoking »
Read our new report about high rates of youth smoking in Philadelphia (12/1/10).

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included risk behaviors of teens, teens and HIV/AIDS, teens and smoking. (11/18/10)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included Get Healthy Philly, HPV vaccination, syphilis, pertussis, West Nile virus. (9/14/10)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included prenatal care information system, HPV vaccination. (7/8/10)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included menu labeling, HPV vaccination, dental amalgam, CDC-funded nutrition and physical activity initiative. (5/13/10)

Communities Putting Prevention to Work »
Philadelphia was awarded cooperative agreements totaling $25.4 million over two years for prevention and wellness initiatives. (3/19/10)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included influenza, HPV vaccination, dental amalgam. (2/18/10)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and an update on Philadelphia’s menu labeling ordinance. (12/10/09)

Haiti Earthquake Response »
Guidance for relief workers and others traveling to Haiti to assist with the humanitarian response. (1/13/10)

Returnees and Evacuees from Haiti »
Important health information on certain diseases to be aware of and signs and symptoms to look for in the months following the departure from Haiti for both evacuees and returning relief workers. (1/13/10)

Commissioner's Testimony on City Council Resolution 090363 »
Response strategies to the public health risks posed by H1N1 (Swine) Flu (10/29/09)

Board of Health Minutes »
Discussion included the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and an update on Philadelphia's menu labeling ordinance. (10/8/09)