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What is in Season in November

By Lynne Mitchell / November 2, 2017

As the holiday season nears, there are an abundance of fall crops that are in-season at local farmers markets. Beets, broccoli, Brussels Sprouts, greens and winter squash – November has a lot of tasty and nutritious foods for you to enjoy.

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By Amanda Pone / October 24, 2017

The Department of Public Health is now adding Walk In Thursdays in additional to Walk in Wednesdays!

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FREE Flu Immunizations!

By Amanda S. Pone / October 2, 2017

Winston-Salem, NC- The Forsyth County Department of Public Health will be offering the seasonal flu vaccine beginning on October 2nd. Flu vaccine is the best way to protect you from the flu and is recommended for everyone over 6 months of age.

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Get The Low Down On Septic Systems

By Sarah Frantz, MPH, CHES / September 20, 2017

Do you know what it takes to keep your septic system running smoothly? Read on to find out more.

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Nutrition Education Classes in Forsyth County

By Lynne Mitchell / March 16, 2017

The health department and community partner agencies offer a wide-variety of nutrition education classes to the public for no charge.

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