Immunizations A Priority During National Influenza WeekNational Influenza Vaccination Week is a time to highlight the importance of flu vaccine throughout the holiday season and beyond.
Health District To Observe World AIDS DayThis year's theme, "Increasing Impact Through Transparency, Accountability, and Partnerships," was chosen to reflect efforts of response agencies to move epidemics from crisis toward control.
Toddler Dies From Influenza, As Flu Activity Goes Up In Clark CountyThe death happened in a child in the 0-4 age group, and as of November 11, there were a total of 78 confirmed influenza cases reported to the Health District.
Quit Smoking For One Day With The Great American SmokeoutThe Southern Nevada Health District encourages smokers to take up the challenge and quit for one day and take steps to commit to a long-term plan to quit for good.
Free Gun Safety Event This Saturday In Las VegasSo far in 2017, the LVMPD has had more than 1800 firearms reported stolen in our jurisidiction. In the NWAC alone, there have been 420 firearms stolen.
Southern Nevada Health District Offering Flu ShotsThe Health District encourages everyone 6-months and older to get flu vaccinations. Some health care practices and pharmacies in the Las Vegas Valley are already offering flu vaccines to patients or patrons.
Health District: September Is Nat'l Preparedness MonthIf an emergency were to happen, a family's emergency preparedness kit would provide them with essential items to sustain them while they sheltered in place, until help could arrive, or could be mobilized if they needed to evacuate.
Health District Launches New Get Healthy WebsiteThe Southern Nevada Health District announced it has launched a newly redesigned www.GetHealthyClarkCounty.org website with new and updated information.
Health District Doing Mosquito Fogging SaturdaySNHD is doing a secondary mosquito control operation during the early morning hours of Saturday, July 29 in its ongoing efforts to reduce the invasive Aedes mosquito population. The operation will take place in the 89032 ZIP code area.
Health District Launches Diabetes Program In SpanishThe free, six-session Road to Diabetes Prevention program is an online program designed for users to reduce the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes.
Health District Doing More Fogging Operations This WeekendThe Southern Nevada Health District's Vector Control Program continues to identify the mosquito known as Aedes aegypti. It's been seen in the 89032 ZIP code area. In response, the agency will do a secondary mosquito control operation during the early morning hours of Saturday, June 17.
Las Vegas Mosquitoes Testing Positive For West NileThey were originally testing the bugs for Zika virus, but instead came back with positive results for West Nile. The tests came back negative for Zika.