Seasonal Information

January is Radon Action Month

Governor Terry Branstad formally declared January as "Radon Action Month."  Click here to view this News Release with basic information and the health risks of living in a home with elevated Radon levels.

IDPH Urges Iowans to Get Influenza Vaccine
Click here to view a News Release from IDPH about the importance of getting your yearly seasonal influenza vaccine.


Cold Weather Preparedness

Click here for advice on how to prevent falls this winter.

Flu Information from Iowa Department of Public Health

For information from IDPH about where and what kind of influenza is in Iowa, click here. Contact IDPH, your health care provider, your local health department, or use this online Flu Vaccine Finder to find out where the vaccine is available in your community.

Mumps Information

Click link to view fact sheet on mumps from the Iowa Department of Public Health.