Preventing Type 2 Diabetes
Reduce your risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes. We have classes available in English and Spanish. Click to learn more
Women, Infants & Children
WIC stands for "Women, Infants and Children"
The Nebraska WIC Program provides healthy food at no cost, breastfeeding support and nutrition information to about 38,000 people across the state each month
Food Safety & Permits
The goal of the CDHD Food Safety Program is to lower the number of outbreaks of foodborne illness, when people get food poisoning after eating the same unsafe food. We work to ensure that safe food is offered to the public by permitted and inspected establishments.
News & Notes
Hepatitis C can cause advanced liver disease, liver cancer, and death and affects millions in the United States. Yet, according to a new CDC Vital Signs report, less than a third of people diagnosed with hepatitis C get timely treatment for this curable infection. Join us to learn more about the barriers to hepatitis C treatment and what can be done to save lives.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Task Force for Global Health will co-host in person the 11th <a href="https://www.iceid.org/">International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases (ICEID)</a> August 7-10, 2022, at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta hotel in Atlanta, GA.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has identified for the first time in domestic environmental samples the bacteria that causes a rare and serious disease called <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/melioidosis/index.html">melioidosis</a>. The bacteria, <em>Burkholderia pseudomallei </em>or<em> B. pseudomallei</em>, was identified through sampling of soil and water in the Gulf Coast region of Mississippi.