Health officials bust a few pool myths at annual healthy swim season kickoff.
Improper food handling allowed bacteria to grow in food.
No Salt Lake County food establishments are currently permitted to allow dogs on outdoor patios.
SLCo Health Department ensures recyclers are permitted and inspected regularly.
Photo/Video opportunity: Event focuses on environmental education for elementary students
Recent tanning establishment compliance checks by the Salt Lake County Health Department (SLCoHD) show a 200% increase in establishments following state-mandated parental consent requirements.
Utah has one of the country’s highest rates of melanoma; with increased exposure to Utah’s sunny climate, homeless individuals are at an increased risk of skin cancer.
Women’s Cancer Screening and BeWise programs provide eligible women with screenings for heart disease, breast cancer and cervical cancer.
Pilot initiative aims to improve air quality by increasing transit ridership.
Health department to focus on educating residents this year, enforcing next year.
Nicotine levels listed on labels were significantly different in 61% of those tested.
Accreditation board says accredited departments “serve their communities well.”