A new report highlights the availability of tobacco and e-cigarette products, and advertising tactics in stores.
Report findings highlight that members of the Pacific Islander community in Multnomah County experience serious disparities in areas critical to leading healthy, happy, and productive lives.
Stop by on one of these walk-in days to pick up vouchers to buy locally grown produce at farmers markets.
Early in 2015, the Health Department’s STD Clinic will begin using electronic health records. No more paper medical records, forms or lab slips!
Health Department clinics and pharmacies will close early at 5pm on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 24 and on New Year’s Eve, Wednesday, Dec. 31.
Post these flyers at your work or school to help others recognize the symptoms of heat illness and learn how to stay cool in hot weather.
Starting July 16, the Billi Odegaard Dental Clinic will open at 7:30am. The earlier opening is intended to increase access to dental services by helping patients see the dentist before work.
The Portland Water Bureau issued a boil water notice on May 23, 2014 to all water customers. See a list of affected areas and find out how to make your tap water safe to use during the boil order.
The Eastside School-Linked Heath Center will close on Monday, April 21. We will reopen at Centennial High School the week of May 5th at our new location,
Current trends in deaths involving heroin and prescription opiates in Multnomah County from 2009-2013.
Fifty years ago, 42 percent of U.S. adults regularly smoked. The habit had been shown to cause lung cancer in 1950
Effective January 1, 2014, Senate Bill 444 A makes smoking in a motor vehicle with a minor under the age of 18 present a secondary traffic violation. If you smoke in a car with children, you may be fined a maximum of $250 for the...