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Lexington has its first human case of West Nile this year

The health department says it will be spraying for mosquitoes after confirming the first human case of West Nile virus.

Fayette County health department to begin providing flu shots next week

The health department will offer flu shots at its Public Health Clinic starting Monday, October 1.

Health department spraying for mosquitoes after positive West Nile Virus test

A pool of mosquitoes collected August 29 from a trapping station located in the 40509 ZIP code tested positive for the virus.

Lexington health department recommending Hep A vaccine for all residents

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is recommending all residents get the hepatitis A vaccination as the number of cases in the region and throughout the state continues to climb.

Lexington-Fayette County Health Department celebrates 3 years of needle-exchange program

It has been three years since the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department has opened their needle-exchange program.

Cause of Fayette Mall food court illness outbreak revealed

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says norovirus was behind an outbreak of illness at the Fayette Mall food court.

Fayette Mall reopening food court

Fayette Mall says it has followed the cleaning protocols provided by the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department and is reopening its food court.

UPDATE: Fayette Mall closes food court after more employee illness reported

The Lexington Fayette County Health Department is investigating more reported employee illnesses at the Fayette Mall food court.

Two more bats test positive for rabies in Lexington

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department announced Thursday that two more bats found in Lexington have tested positive for rabies.

Lexington health department alerts residents about rabid bats

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says it received word Wednesday afternoon the bats found in homes in the Lakeview Acres and Cumberland Hills neighborhoods tested positive for rabies.

Hepatitis A case confirmed at elementary school in Lexington

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department confirms there is a case of hepatitis A at Millcreek Elementary School.

Flu deaths go up in Fayette County

The number of flu deaths in Fayette County has increased.

UPDATE: Big turnout for free flu shots in Lexington

More than one-hundred people took advantage of the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department's free flu shot clinic on Tuesday, according to the health department.

Number of flu-related deaths in Fayette County rises

The number of people in Fayette County who have died from the flu this season has risen to 12, according to the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department.  

Free flu shots offered Tuesday in Lexington

Get a flu shot for free in Lexington Tuesday.

Radon testing kits being given away

You can get a free radon testing kit from the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department.

Health department to offer free Narcan kits

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is going to start offering free Narcan kits as part of its needle-exchange program, according to the health department.

Fayette County Health Department clinic will be closed Thursday morning

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department clinic will be closed Thursday morning, October 12, 2017, for emergency drills.

Double Dogs restaurant gets permission to allow dogs

Health department gives Lexington restaurant permission to have dogs on part of its premises.

Lexington-Fayette Health Department – National Breastfeeding Month

If you want to find out more about breastfeeding, contact LFCHD at lexingtonhealthdepartment.org.

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