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.
Local Agencies Collaborate For "Complete Streets" ProjectThe Southern Nevada Health District, City of North Las Vegas, Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC), have all recently teamed up to make the community a safer and healthier place to live.
Zika Mosquito Identified In Clark CountyThe Southern Nevada Health District's Vector Surveillance Program has identified the Aedes Aegypti mosquito in the 89032 zip code area of Clark County.
Vegas Health Officials Investigating Norovirus OutbreaksThe Southern Nevada Health District has confirmed that it was norovirus in a pair of recent Las Vegas area outbreaks -- and now, investigators are searching for the cause.
Southern Nevada Introduces First Needle Vending MachineThis unique vending machine is designed to reduce the transmission of blood borne infections and their related health complications to people who share needs.
March 24 Is World TB DayAt any given time, there are about 40-60 people undergoing treatment for active TB in Clark County under the supervision of the Health District.
March Is National Nutrition MonthThe Southern Nevada Health District is encouraging everyone to "Put Your Best Fork Forward."
SNHD, Touro University Partner Up on Immunization DriveChildren who qualify for the federal Vaccines for Children program can receive free vaccinations at a health clinic at the school's campus. Prices for adults.
Washoe County Reports 1st Flu-Related Death of SeasonA day after Clark County confirmed its first flu-related death of the season in the Las Vegas-area, Washoe County health officials reported their first flu fatality in northern Nevada.