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Pediatric Care
Keeping children and teens healthy.
From check-ups to shots, and from school physicals to STD treatment, our health centers provide high-quality medical care and social services.

Community Health Assessment
The health of the city.
An overview of data on infant mortality, HIV, STDs, obesity, smoking, air quality, asthma, access to care, and more.

Keep Cool in the Heat
High heat can cause serious health problems.
Learn how to protect yourself and your loved ones when the temperatures start to climb.

Fight the Bite!
Protect yourself from ticks and mosquitoes.
Some mosquitoes in Philadelphia can be infected and spread West Nile Virus. Deer ticks in our area can spread Lyme Disease.
Support for New Food Businesses
Making it easier to do business in Philadelphia.
We’re improving the start-up process with on-line payments, expanded hours, streamlined applications, and new how-to manuals.
Get Healthy Philly
A groundbreaking public health initiative.
Get Healthy Philly works to help Philadelphians enjoy long, productive lives free from disease, disability and premature death.


What's New

Data Brief: Health of Philadelphia Youth »
Trends in weight, nutrition, physical activity and screen time between 1999 and 2013.

Get the Facts About Enterovirus D68 »
Learn about the viral respiratory illness.

New Philadelphia E-cigarette Laws »
Restrictions on indoor use and sales to minors.

Get the Facts About Ebola »
Learn how Ebola is spread and who is at risk.