2012 New York State Department of Health Alerts

12/14/2012 Influenza Advisory
12/12/2012 Lead Poisoning in Children Associated With Some Ayurvedic Medications from India
12/5/2012 Respiratory Health and Hurricane Sandy
11/29/2012
11/28/2012 Health Risks Among Those Living in Dwellings Without Heat Following Hurricane Sandy
11/21/2012 Update: Multistate Outbreak of Fungal Meningitis and Other Infections Associated with Contaminated Steroid Medication
11/16/2012 FEMA public service announcement available in 10 languages
11/16/2012 Respiratory Health in New York City Neighborhoods Most Affected by Hurricane Sandy
11/15/2012 Mobile Van Clinic Sites
11/06/2012 Updates to Care Incentive Program
11/06/2012 Issuance of Guidance on Management of Asymptomatic Patients Who Received Epidural or Paraspinal Injections with Contaminated Steroid Products
11/06/2012 Cluster of Cases of Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP) Associated with Intravenous Nonmedical Use of Opana ER®
11/06/2012 CDC Disaster Epidemiology Resources for Hurricane Sandy Response
11/06/2012 Voluntary Recall of All Ameridose Medical Products
11/06/2012 Contamination Identified in Additional Medical Products
11/05/2012 Public Health Laboratory Back to Normal Operations
10/29/2012 Hurricane Sandy Authorization Announcement
10/22/2012 Invasive Meningococcal Disease in Men Who Have Sex with Men
10/19/2012 Cluster of Clinical Meningitis Update
10/17/2012 Multistate Outbreak of Fungal Meningitis and Joint Infections
10/16/2012 Meningitis Outbreak
10/15/2012 Missed Opportunity to Detect Acute HIV Infection
10/15/2012 New FDA Notification Recommendations
10/08/2012 Cluster of Clinical Meningitis
10/08/2012 Update - Multistate Outbreak of Meningitis and Stroke
10/04/2012 Meningococcal Vaccine Recommendations for HIV-infected Men Who Have Sex with Men
09/27/2012 Invasive Meningococcal Disease in Men Who Have Sex with Men
08/28/2012 Pesticide Spraying Notification to Reduce Mosquito Activity and Control West Nile Virus in Manhattan (Upper West Side)
08/24/2012 Pesticide Spraying Notification to Reduce Mosquito Activity and Control West Nile Virus in The Bronx and Queens
08/21/2012 Pesticide Spraying Notification to Reduce Mosquito Activity and Control West Nile Virus in Brooklyn
08/10/2012 Pesticide Spraying Notification to Reduce Mosquito Activity and Control West Nile Virus in Staten Island
08/07/2012 Pesticide Spraying Notification to Reduce Mosquito Activity and Control West Nile Virus in Brooklyn and Queens
08/03/2012 Increase in Influenza A H3N2v Virus Infections in Three U.S. States
07/30/2012 First Human Case of West Nile Viral Disease in NYC in 2012
07/26/2012 Pesticide Spraying Notification to reduce Mosquito Activity and Control West Nile Virus in Queens and Staten Island
07/16/2012 Extreme Heat Advisory
07/06/2012 Extreme Heat Advisory
07/05/2012 Free Air Conditioners for New York City Residents at High Risk of Heat Illness
07/03/2012 Extreme Heat Advisory
06/28/2012 Extreme Heat Advisory
06/28/2012 West Nile Virus Testing Instructions
06/28/2012 West Nile Virus
06/20/2012 Extreme Heat Health Advisory
05/15/2012 Older Adult Falls Data Update
04/16/2012 Health Department reminds providers to help patients with asthma be ready for the spring tree pollen season.
03/30/2012 NYC Health Department Links Fresh Bulk Tofu to Two Reported Cases of Botulism
03/30/2012 Foodborne Botulism
02/13/2012 Summary of Animal Rabies New York City, 2011
02/13/2012 Neisseria Gonorrhea Isolates with reduced susceptibility to cephalosporins