Alabama Department of Public Health

Health department: Monkeypox reported in Alabama

The Alabama Department of Public Health and Mobile County Health Department today announced they've identified the first case of monkeypox in the state. ADPH said the patient's specimen was tested by the ADPH Bureau of Clinical Laboratories, which is part…

WIC benefits to include more Alabama families

By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyle Hamrick The Alabama Department of Health has expanded the eligible income for its Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) for more people to qualify. Program eligibility for a family of…

Virus hospitalizations at lowest point in Alabama since 2021

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Hospitalizations for COVID-19 are at their lowest point in Alabama since late 2021 in another sign that the latest wave of illness is loosening its grip. Statistics from the Alabama Department of Public Health show 535…