Category: Florida Department of Health

Brevard County Health Department Celebrates National Public Health Week

The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County is acknowledging National Public Health Week, which presents an opportunity for communities across the United States to reflect on the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our health.

HEALTH & WELLNESS: Brevard Health Department Provides Tips to Help you Avoid Diabetes

November 14th is World Diabetes Day and provides an opportunity to increase awareness about the different types of diabetes, share information about prevention, and communicate the importance and benefits of diabetes self-management education at our county health departments.

The Florida Department of Health Gives Eight Ways to Keep Your Young Athlete Safe

As many parents already know, the beginning of the school year is a busy time for children who are getting ready to play organized sports. Playing sports is a great way for a child to stay fit and healthy, make friends, learn about teamwork, and develop a sense of personal satisfaction.