2016 DHS News Releases

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February 3, 2016
The influenza season got off to a slow start in Wisconsin in 2015, but officials with the Department of Health Services (DHS) have noticed an increase in cases in the first weeks of 2016, and want to remind state residents that it’s not too late to get a flu vaccine and take other actions to avoid...
January 6, 2016
January is National Radon Action Month, and the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) and federal health officials note that exposure to this colorless, odorless, radioactive gas is the nation’s second leading cause of lung cancer and the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers...
Last Revised: February 3, 2016