Milwaukee Health Department

Health & Science
11:41 am
Mon October 20, 2014

Milwaukee Medical Director Answers Questions about Ebola

Milwaukee health leader says residents are much more at risk for influenza than Ebola
Credit Paul Kane, getty images

Dr. Geoffrey Swain says, for the most part, people here are worrying needlessly.

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Environment
6:00 am
Fri July 4, 2014

Crews Monitor Water Quality at Milwaukee's Lake Michigan Beaches

Water quality status is posted at each beach. On this day, at South Shore patrons were advised not to enter the water.

All summer long, the Milwaukee Health Department is partnering with UWM's School of Public Health to test if it's safe to swim at Bradford, McKinley and South Shore beaches.

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Health & Science
5:08 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Wash Your Hands: 4 Cases of Mumps Confirmed in Milwaukee

There are now four confirmed cases of mumps in Milwaukee and 27 cases across the state
Credit Alex E. Proimos, Flickr

So far, there have been 27 confirmed cases of mumps across Wisconsin this year with four of them being in Milwaukee.

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