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08/12/16 - 08/31/16
August is Immunization Awareness Month!

SCHNC will be hosting an event for local superheroes to raise awareness about childhood immunizations. For more information, Click here! For more information in Spanish, click here!   

09/06/16 - 09/25/16
Strolling for Breastfeeding

Raise Awareness and Support Breastfeeding in the Community! For more information, click here!  For information in spanish, click here! 

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In case of bad weather, make sure the Health & Nutrition Center is open.
Diabetes and You Classes
Would you like to learn more about diabetes and meet others who understand?  Then come and join us....
Breastfeeding Support and Educational Classes
Let Surry County's Lactation Team help you achieve your lactation goal by assisting you with your breastfeeding needs.
Be FIT with Brenner Classes Offered at Health & Nutrition Center
Check out these free class offerings to get your family on the right track when preparing meals.
Summer Increases Risk of Exposure to Bats and Related Health Risks
Wildlife experts:May 1 through July 31 is the time of year for bats to care for their newborn pups in maternity colonies. Where are they most commonly found?  In attics and crawl spaces.
New Law to Strengthen State Efforts to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse
Governor Pat McCrory recently signed legislation that will strengthen and improve the North Carolina Controlled Substances Reporting System and make it a more useful tool to identify individuals who might be abusing or misusing prescription medications, refer them to treatment, and to prevent inappropriate use or distribution of prescription drugs.
DHHS Confirms N.C. Death from Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services has confirmed a Buncombe County child's death in early June was the result of Rocky Mountain spotted fever, the first confirmed death due to RMSF in North Carolina since 2009.
Sports Physicals Offered
Sports physicals are being offered at a low cost. Call for an appointment.