Alamance Minority Infant Mortality Rate Drops Below State Average

Minority rate decreases by over 50% FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2011 BURLINGTON – Thanks to a combined countywide effort, more babies in Alamance County are living to see their first birthday.  Infant Mortality Rates for 2010, released recently from the North Carolina Center for State Health Statistics (NC SCHS), reflect a continued downward trend…

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Health Department Program Receives State Health Education Honors

HEY Ladies program wins 2011 NC SOPHE Kathy Kerr Outstanding Health Project Award FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 1, 2011 BURLINGTON – The Alamance County Health Department’s HEY (Health Education for You) Ladies program received top honors at the North Carolina Society for Public Health Education’s (NC SOPHE) annual conference, recently held at the Sheraton Four…

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