public_health

Dog-bite incident reported on north side

Man bit by pit bull mix in parking lot Thursday

Public health officials are looking for information on a dog bite that happened on Madison's north side Thursday, according to a release.

UW researcher looks at Ebola's past, present, future

'If we simply put out the fire and move on ... we are going to have Ebola again'

Associate director for research at University of Wisconsin-Madison's Global Health Institute says, "If we simply put out the fire and move on to the next fire, we are going to have Ebola again."

Bat tests positive for rabies in McFarland

Animal Services picked bat up Wednesday night, officials say

Public Health of Madison and Dane County officials said a bat found in McFarland has tested positive for rabies.

Officials look for Chihuahua that bit man

Man was trying to catch stray dog on the east side when it bit him

The Department of Public Health is looking for information regarding a dog that bit a man Saturday morning on Madison's east side.

Public Health warns of dangers of radon

January is National Radon Action month; Agency offers $10 testing kits

Public Health of Madison and Dane County are warning residents of the dangers of letting homes turn into radon traps during National Radon Action Month.