Learn more about communicable disease topics such as, Antibiotic Resistance, Hepatitis A prevention, HIV protection and the rising of Measles.
The City of Worcester participates in the Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP). Learn more about protecting yourself and your family against mosquitos and ticks.
It's important to prepare for flu season. Getting the flu shot in addition to other basic preventive measures can greatly reduce the risk of you and your family members coming down with the flu. Learn more about flu prevention and tips.
Worcester's Division of Public Health, along with the CDC, encourages everyone to live a healthy lifestyle. Living a healthy lifestyle incorporates many different aspects, such as exercise, food safety, nutrition and sexual health.
It is illegal to dispose of sharps, as well as unopened packages of hypodermic needles and lancets, by throwing them away in the trash. Learn more about needle (sharps) safety and disposal methods.
The City of Worcester cares about its community members that struggle with addiction and substance use disorders. Learn more about local services and their contact information available to area residents.
Summer is a great time for fun, but don’t forget to be safe and protected during summer activities! Learn about summer safety tips and precautions.