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Stay Safe in the Heat
Protect your health when the temperatures climb.
Check out our tips to keep cool. Learn to recognize the symptoms of heat stress.

Fight the Bite!
It’s summertime, and the bugs are back.
Learn how to protect yourself from West Nile Virus and Lyme Disease.

Community Health Explorer
A new digital source for Philadelphia health data.
Interactive data visualization tool provides extensive, up-to-date insight into 77 health indicators.

A Running Start: Health
The City’s new children’s health agenda.
We all have a role to play in making sure our children grow up healthy. Here’s what you can do.

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.

Preventing Lead Poisoning
The City is dedicated to stopping lead poisoning.
Learn about new regulations on paint and more about soil.


What's New

Detecting Potentially Undiagnosed Hypertension >>
Lessons from two Philadelphia learning collaboratives.

Community Health Improvement Plan>>
Building community-clinical linkages, 2018-2022.

Survey of People Who Use Opioids >>
Overdose experiences and use of Naloxone.

Fatal Drug Overdoses in Philaadelphia >>
More than 1,200 people died from a drug-related overdose in 2017.