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Are You With The Grains or Against?

By Jasmine McNeil / September 19, 2017

Additional Info: September is National Whole Grains Month! Are you with the grains? Do you know the difference between a whole grain and a refined grain?

Public Health

Local Produce in Season in September

By Lynne Mitchell / August 31, 2017

From apples to tomatoes, there are a variety of North Carolina grown foods available in farmers markets and grocery stores in our community. When you buy locally grown foods, you support local farmers and our local economy.


Public Health

Public Health Dental Services are Here to Serve You

By Yalonda Galloway / August 9, 2017

Forsyth County Dental Services are here to serve you. We offer non-clinical community based services and dental services through the Cleveland Ave Dental Center for children and adults.

Public Health

Public Health Introduces Walk-in Wednesdays!

By Yalonda Galloway / August 1, 2017

Beginning on August 2, 2017, Clinics 1 & 2 at the health department will have walk-in hours EVERY Wednesday. Hours will be from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. & 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Closed for Lunch from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.).


Public Health

Looking for something new and different to do during the summer months?

By Lynne Mitchell / July 18, 2017

Why not take your family to the Farmers Market! Farmers Markets are fun places for people of all ages.

Public Health

Health Department Fee Changes Effective July 1

By Yalonda Galloway / May 25, 2017

The health department has revised their fee schedule, and it is effective as of July 1, 2017. The purpose of charging fees is to increase resources and use them to meet residents' needs in a fair and balanced way. Please read more for a complete listing of the revised fee schedule.

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