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Fight The Bite: Controlling Ticks and Mosquitoes this Summer!

Published by Sarah Frantz Isom, MPH, CHES / July 3, 2019

How can you protect yourself from the bacteria and viruses that both mosquitoes and ticks carry in North Carolina? Read on to find out more!

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Forsyth County Department of Public Health Invites Public Comment on Proposed Fiscal Year 2019-20 Fe

Published by Sarah Frantz Isom, MPH, CHES / June 6, 2019

The public is invited to comment on the Proposed Fiscal Year 2019-20 Fee Schedule for the Forsyth County Department of Public Health.


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June is All About the Fellas for Men's Health Month 2019

Published by Sarah Frantz Isom, MPH, CHES / June 4, 2019

Anchored by a Congressional health education program, Men’s Health Month is celebrated across the country with screenings, health fairs, media appearances, and other health education and outreach activities.

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Wednesday Farmers Market Returns to Health Department

Published by Todd Luck / May 21, 2019

The Cobblestone Farmers Market is once again holding indoor Wednesday markets this summer from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m at the Department of Public Health, 799 N. Highland Ave. The market will be on Wednesdays from May 22-July 25 and will feature a variety of fresh foods from local farmers.


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Stepping Up Graduation Celebrates SUPER Women

Published by Todd Luck / May 14, 2019

The Stepping Up Process to End Recidivism (SUPER) celebrated its second graduation last week, honoring three women who’ve been committed to the recovery process and out of jail for at least a year.

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Nurse-Family Partnership Holds Largest Graduation Ever

Published by Todd Luck / January 25, 2019

Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) of Forsyth County celebrated its largest graduation ever with 27 mothers and 27 toddlers on Tuesday, January 22, at Forsyth Medical Center.

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