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Tdap and adolescent vaccine clinics
for rising 6th grade public school students

Clinics will be held from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, and Thursday, August 14. For more information call (828) 694-6015 or visit Immunizations.

N.C. residents reminded to take precautions following first locally acquired cases of chikungunya virus in Florida

Rabies is a vaccine preventable disease in humans, dogs, cats and ferrets as well as some domestic livestock. Rabies can be prevented in humans with timely and appropriate treatment. The disease most often occurs in wild animals especially skunks, raccoons, bats and foxes.

Prevent. Promote. Protect.
See how public health works every day to prevent disease, promote healthy living, and respond to threats to our wellbeing in this short video.

Public Health Column
Prevent drowning tragedies.

Tick and mosquito borne disease awareness
Take precautions as summer approaches.

Tom Bridges Demonstration Gardens
The Department of Public Health is addressing
child obesity with the Tom Bridges Demonstration Gardens project to encourage families to grow
and eat their own fruits and vegetables.

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North Carolinians ready to quit smoking may call
1-800-QUIT-NOW or
from 6 a.m. - 3 a.m.




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Department of Public Health • 1200 Spartanburg Highway, Suite 100 • Hendersonville, NC 28792 • (828) 692-4223

Last updated July 23, 2014