Alamance-Caswell Give Kids A Smile 2011 Releases Preliminary Totals

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 5, 2011 BURLINGTON – Not even a healthy dose of liquid sunshine could dampen the spirits of over 75 area dental professionals and community volunteers taking part in the eighth annual Alamance-Caswell Give Kids a Smile event, held today at the Alamance County Health Department’s Children’s Dental Center. Throughout the morning,…

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Health Department Receives March of Dimes Community Award Grant

Funding to expand CenteringPregnancy® services, obtain program accreditation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 2, 2011 BURLINGTON – Expecting mothers receiving prenatal services at the Alamance County Health Department (ACHD) will greatly benefit from enhanced prenatal care and support services thanks to a March of Dimes  grant that will address unmet maternal and child health needs. The…

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Health Department Confirms First Rabies Case in 2011

Records from 2007 reveal another rabies case at the same location FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2011 BURLINGTON – The North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health in Raleigh confirmed Alamance County’s first rabies case for the year late Tuesday afternoon. The rabid raccoon was found fighting with a dog at a residence on Mt….

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