Public health officials warn about possible measles outbreak

Make sure you’re up-to-date on immunizations Salt Lake City—Utah public health officials are concerned about the potential for a measles outbreak in the state. As of March 28, 2024, a...
Last updated: April 1, 2024

Las autoridades de salud advierten de un posible brote de sarampión

Asegúrese de estar al día con las vacunas Salt Lake City- Funcionarios de salud pública de Utah están preocupados por la posibilidad de un brote de sarampión en el estado....
Last updated: April 10, 2024

Internos de la Prisión Estatal de Utah reciben tratamiento contra la sarna tras un brote

Salt Lake City—Un brote de sarna en una sección de la Correccional Estatal de Utah cerrará algunas áreas a los visitantes y pondrá en cuarentena a los reclusos de la...
Last updated: September 22, 2023

Utah inmates receiving treatment for scabies during outbreak

An outbreak of scabies in a section of the Utah State Correctional Facility will close some areas to visitors and quarantine inmates in the infected unit....
Last updated: September 22, 2023

Utahns encouraged to protect themselves from respiratory illness this fall and winter

COVID-19, flu, and RSV vaccines are now available Salt Lake City— Vaccines against COVID-19, flu and RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) are now available to help Utahns avoid winter respiratory infections....
Last updated: September 12, 2023

CDC expands recommendations for use of bivalent COVID-19 booster

Salt Lake City—Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) expanded recommendations for the use of the COVID-19 bivalent vaccine for children as young as 6 months of age. ...
Last updated: December 9, 2022

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