Health Department Employee Named 2014 Asthma Champion

BURLINGTON –Alamance County Health Department Health Educator Kelley Kimrey was named the 2014 Asthma Champion on May 7 by the Asthma Alliance of North Carolina. Kimrey has worked tirelessly to implement numerous asthma initiatives in area schools and the community including: – Air Quality Awareness Flag Program – Expanding the Love My Lungs campaign –…

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Alamance County Confirms First Rabies Case of 2014

BURLINGTON – The North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health in Raleigh has confirmed Alamance County’s first rabies case for 2014. On May 7th, an individual in Burlington woke up to a bat flying in their bedroom. The individual promptly vacated and closed the room then called Burlington Animal Control for assistance. The bat was…

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