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August 5, 2016

First 2016 Human West Nile Virus Case in Idaho

CDHD is reporting a positive case of West Nile virus (WNV) in an Elmore County woman in her 30s. The woman is recovering at home. This is the first confirmed human case of WNV in Idaho this year.

August 4, 2016

CDHD WIC Staff Earns USDA's Gold Premiere Award for Support of Breastfeeding

WIC provides breastfeeding support to moms and families enrolled in the supplemental nutrition program through staff and peer counselors who work one-on-one with moms. Congratulations, CDHD WIC!

August 3, 2016

Idaho Traveler Tests Positive for Zika Virus Infection

A north Idaho woman over the age of 60 who recently traveled to Mexico is confirmed to have been infected with Zika virus, which can cause severe birth defects if infection occurs in pregnant women. This is the first reported case of Zika virus infection in the state...


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Upcoming Tobacco Cessation Classes Planned in Meridian

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July 28, 2016

West Nile Virus Found in Ada County Mosquitos

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A mosquito trap in northwest Ada County near Star tested positive for West Nile Virus this week. Rember to DRAIN, DRESS and DEFEND to protect yourself.


July 26, 2016

2017-2021 Strategic Plan

This strategic plan is a living document and focuses on goals and objectives for fiscal years 2017 through 2021. >> READ MORE

Zika Virus

Zika virus is spread to people through mosquito bites. The most common symptoms of Zika virus disease are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes).

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