January 16, 2013 - 11:00am
If this year you have resolved to kick the tobacco habit, the Louisville Metro Health Department is here for you. For free, even.
When it comes to smoking rates, data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control shows that KY is 49th in nature for tobacco usage and a little over 25% of adults over the age of 18 smokes cigarettes.Wow.If you are among this 25%, is one of your resolutions for 2013 to quit smoking?Or, do you have a...
January 15, 2013 - 11:00am
When it comes to the flu, the best offense is a good defense. With lots and lots of hand washing.
Flu season is upon us and has not been shy about making its presence known in the Louisville area. The U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) has classified the flu as “Widespread” for both KY and IN. The flu season is considered to run from October through February (when it peaks)...
August 26, 2011 - 7:59am
Local news for Aug. 26, 2011
"This afternoon the Louisville Metro Council voted unanimously in a 17-0 vote to deny the effort by Councilwoman Judy Green’s attorney to delay her expulsion trial, which is set to begin on September 12.
July 29, 2012 - 7:52pm
Covered in bug bits and about to itch myself to death, I called Louisville Metro Call. Who new the city would help?
This is my first summer in Louisville and so far I am irritated. First off, I had no idea it would be so hot and humid here. For the most part, I am used to living in places where if the sun is shining, you're outside enjoying the weather. However, in Louisville, it has just been too hot and you...