If you are breastfeeding you may wonder if getting a #COVID-19 #vaccine is safe for you and your baby. We have good news! Research has shown that the vaccine is safe and may offer some protection to your baby as well! #WomensHealthAwarenessMonth #VaccinesWork
It’s a good time to update your COVID-19 protection with a booster. Arizona continues to see COVID-19 case increases, with 40 new deaths & 11,498 cases,10,359 of which were reported the week of May 15. Read more in today's director's blog: https://1.azdhs.gov/3z2cOya
The National Weather Service @NWS has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for Coconino County in areas below 4,000 feet until today at 7 PM. Daytime highs up to 110°F are expected. Stay cool and hydrated!
We're proud to join @CDCgov in celebrating Health & Safe Swimming Week! To bring awareness, @AZDHS is hosting the Healthy Swimming Contest to bring to light recreational water-related illnesses. Find out how to enter & win a prize here: https://1.azdhs.gov/3MVIl8Q
#ICYMI: 2021-2022 AAFP Health Equity Fellow Yogesh Shah, M.D., M.P.H., C.M.P., plans to improve health equity by increasing collaborations between health care communities and faith-based communities in central Iowa. Read more. http://ow.ly/5bu150IUNIJ
HHS is working to ensure infant formula is safe and available to families across the country that need it. Our multilingual social media toolkit features graphics, info and links to additional resources in English, Spanish, Haitian Creole, and Vietnamese. https://go.usa.gov/xJgku
Preliminary flu burden estimates for the 2021-22 season suggest at least 4,500 people have died from flu this season. A #flu infection can be deadly for people w/ certain chronic conditions. Antiviral drugs can reduce your chances of severe flu outcomes: https://bit.ly/2AJe9L4.