272014Jan

Alamance County Board of Health Receives State Recognition

Alamance County Board of Health Receives State Recognition Board member also recognized for service BURLINGTON – On January 23, the Alamance County Board of Health received the Outstanding Board of Health Award from the Association of North Carolina Boards of Health. The Alamance County Board of Health was recognized for their local public health advocacy…

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232014Jan

First Flu-Related Death Reported in Alamance County

 First Flu-Related Death Reported in Alamance County Flu vaccine still available at Health Department BURLINGTON – On January 22, the Alamance County Health Department received notification of the county’s first flu-related death for the 2013-2014 flu season. The death occurred in a child. In order to protect the family’s privacy, no other details are being…

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72014Jan

Give Kids A Smile Scheduled for February 1

 Give Kids A Smile Scheduled for February 1 Appointment scheduling begins January 14 BURLINGTON The Alamance County Children’s Dental Clinic and the Alamance-Caswell Dental Society will be commemorating National Children’s Dental Access Day with the 11th Annual Give Kids A Smile event on February 1. Scheduling for the free Give Kids A Smile dental appointments…

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22014Jan

Health Department Releases 2013 State of the County Health Report

Health Department Releases 2013 State of the County Health Report BURLINGTON – The Alamance County Health Department has completed the State of the County Health (SOTCH) report for 2013. The report provides updates on health statistics and information on progress in priority health areas as determined in the 2011 Community Health Assessment. Community health priorities…

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