All of us deserve a fair chance at a healthy, long and fruitful life.
Health Equity simply means attainment of the highest levels of health for all. It is easier said than done. What is surprising to many is that the social, environmental and economic conditions around us determine and impact our health more than we can imagine! Due to their significant role in health outcomes, these conditions have been dubbed as social determinants of health.
Nov 11 - Tarrant County Public Health has identified a 26th imported case of Zika virus in the county. Local transmission has not been detected and surveillance continues. A private laboratory received, tested and confirmed the sample.
Nov 3 - Tarrant County Public Health has identified a 25th imported case of Zika virus in the county. Local transmission has not been detected and surveillance continues.
Oct 26 - Tarrant County Public Health reported today the first West Nile Virus-associated death of the 2016 season. The death involved a senior adult with underlying medical conditions.