Department of Public Health

Public Health

Depression During and After Pregnancy

By Carolyn Moolhuyzen / September 1, 2016

Each year over one million women in America suffer with postpartum depression. Why?

Forsyth County

WS/FC Office of Emergency Management Promotes September as Preparedness Month

By Leigha Cordell, Office of Emergency Management / August 30, 2016

With school back in session and the peak of hurricane season approaching, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Office of Emergency Management officials are encouraging residents and businesses to review and discuss their emergency plans and update emergency supplies kits.


Public Health

NEW Law for Children New to NC Public Schools

By Yalonda Galloway / August 3, 2016

Forsyth County Public Health Officials want to encourage parents to beat the rush and get their child's shots now to protect them from serious diseases.

Public Health

Help Keep Germs out of the Water

By Yalonda Galloway / July 27, 2016

Ever wonder the microbes that the average summer can bring into the pool?


Public Health

Health Department Fee Changes Effective September 1

By Yalonda Galloway / July 13, 2016

The health department has revised their fee schedule, and it is effective as of September 1, 2016. The purpose of charging fees is to increase resources and use them to meet residents' needs in a fair and balanced way. Please read more for a complete listing of the revised fee schedule.

Public Health

Cambios de tarifas en el Departamento de Salud a partir del 1 de Septiembre

By Yalonda Galloway / July 13, 2016

El Departamento de Salud ha revisado su lista de tarifas, a partir del 1 de septiembre del 2016 se efectuará los cambios. El propósito de la nueva tarifa es aumentar los recursos y utilizarlos para satisfacer las necesidades de los residentes de una manera justa y equilibrada. Lea más para obtener una lista completa de la nueva lista de tarifas.

View Archived News