FDA Investigating Elevated Lead Levels in Cinnamon Applesauce Pouches

Nov 14, 2023
Investigation of Elevated Lead Levels: Cinnamon Applesauce Pouches (November 2023) Do not eat, sell, or serve multiple brands of recalled apple cinnamon fruit pouches. FDA’s investigation is ongoing. See the full details including which...

COVID-19 Clinic Hours to Continue Through November 2023

Oct 31, 2023
Summit County Public Health will continue to offer the new PFIZER COVID-19 (23-24) vaccinations through the walk in clinics on Tuesdays from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm through the month of November. Additionally, we will continue to offer COVID-19...

Updated COVID-19 (23-24) Available at SCPH

Sep 22, 2023
Beginning Monday, September 25, 2023, SCPH will be offering the new Pfizer COVID-19 (23-24) vaccine.   Where: SCPH Clinic 1867 W. Market Street (Door 10) Akron, OH 44313 *located behind Acme #1. When: Appointments are available 8:30...

Human Trafficking Awareness Event Oct 14, 2023

Sep 14, 2023
Free & Open to the Community! The Green Drug Task Force Human Trafficking Awareness Committee invites parents, teens and the community to this important event. Hear from a panel of speakers including many survivors! Learn more at:...

Stay Alert for COVID Related Scams

Sep 13, 2023
COVID related scams are not new, but when new information - like a new vaccine - comes do the scams. Learn more about protecting yourself and your loved ones from potential scams by reading this article.

ODH Director Encourages Precautions in Extreme Heat

Aug 24, 2023
COLUMBUS – The National Weather Service has issued excessive heat warnings and heat advisories for Ohio for Thursday and into Friday, and Ohio Department of Health Director Bruce Vanderhoff, MD, MBA, is asking Ohioans to take precautions...