2017 DHS News Releases

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February 17, 2017
Wisconsin’s Department of Health Services (DHS) has submitted an application for up to $15.7 million in federal funding to boost the state’s response to the growing misuse and abuse of opioids . “This is an important step forward in our efforts to protect and promote the health and safety of state...
January 12, 2017
Exposure to radon gas is one of the major contributors to lung cancer nationally, yet many people aren’t aware that an easy-to-use test kit can tell them if their home has high radon levels. That’s why Governor Scott Walker has proclaimed January National Radon Action Month for Wisconsin residents...
Last Revised: January 3, 2017