Allegheny County Immunization Coalition
Part of living a health lifestyle is getting immunizations against threatening diseases when appropriate. The Allegheny County Immunization Coalition (ACIC) has a new website with helpful information for individuals of all ages. The ACIC utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to promote access to and understanding of immunizations across the lifespan for Allegheny County residents.
Mayo Clinic - Childhood Obesity
Provides parents, children and youth information about childhood obesity including symptoms, related health risks and ways to combat this serious medical condition.
Stop Bullying Now!
Gives kids and parents helpful ideas about how to "take a stand and lend a hand" to stop bullying now!
When Every Drop Counts: Protecting Public Health During Drought Conditions—A Guide for Public Health Professionals
Prepared by the Centers for Disease Control National Center for Environmental Health to assist public health officials, practitioners, and other stakeholders in their efforts first to understand and then to prepare for drought in their communities. It provides information about how drought affects public health, recommends steps to help mitigate the health effects of drought, identifies future needs for research and other drought related activities, and provides a list of helpful resources and tools.
Recovery and Rehabilitation