August 25, 2015
Health Advisory: Scarboro Pond in Franklin Park Closed Due to Algal Bloom
A public health advisory has been issued for Franklin Park's Scarboro Pond due t..
August 19, 2015
Tips for the Flu Vaccine
Vaccines are not just for children. Immunizations are needed throughout life to..
June 19, 2015
NEWS RELEASE: Mosquito Spraying Planned for East Boston
The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) would like to advise residents in Eas..
June 09, 2015
NEWS RELEASE: Mosquito Spraying Planned for West Roxbury and Hyde Park
The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) would like to advise residents and co..
June 08, 2015
City of Boston Receives $14.6 Million Ryan White Grant to Support HIV Services
Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) announced today that the city of Boston r..
May 05, 2015
Hepatitis Awareness Month: Protect Yourself and Others
May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. The word “hepatitis” means swelling of the liv..
April 07, 2015
NEWS RELEASE: BPHC Releases 2014-2015 Health of Boston Report
The BPHC released a new report today that reveals improvements in heart disease,..
April 02, 2015
MEDIA ADVISORY: BPHC to Reopen Recovery Programs in Mattapan
The reestablishment ensures that those in need of treatment will have access to ..
February 02, 2015
Mayor Walsh Reminds Boston Residents of Freezing Temperatures; Coordinates Outreach Efforts to Homeless
With forecasters predicting heavy snowfall today and subzero temperatures tonigh..
January 29, 2015
How Are You Preparing?
As Boston cleans up a historic blizzard that left thousands without power throug..
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August 26, 2015
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