MIAMI, FL. – The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County is pleased to announce the release of the 2017-2018 Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) Annual Report.  

Community Health of South Florida Inc (CHI) is hosting Give Kids A Smile Day at seven of its health centers. On Friday February 1, 2019 CHI will provide free cleanings, oral screenings, fluoride varnish and sealants for children ages three to sixteen.

The public health officials from the Manchester Health Services shared information on preventing dengue fever and eliminating mosquito breeding sites with scores of residents from Allison in Manchester at the Assemblies of the First Born Church in the community on Wednesday, January 23. The health team also assisted the community members with establishing a health committee which will support spreading awareness about the dengue fever and eliminating mosquito breeding sites.

SANTIAGO, Chile – A new United Nations report indicates, for the third consecutive year, the number of people chronically hungry has increased in the Caribbean and Latin America, while 250 million – 60 percent of the regional population -is obese or overweight, representing the biggest threat to nutritional health.

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