Category: Public Health

December 07, 2018

Reduce the chance of SIDS

These tips will help parents and caregivers reduce the chances of their infant dying suddenly (SIDS)....

View full story
November 02, 2018

Health Plans Open Enrollment

Get health insurance for 2019! Marketplace health insurance open enrollment runs from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15, 2018....

View full story
October 02, 2018

Flu shots offered

Flu shots offered at event, by appointment...

View full story
September 26, 2018

September 2018 Monthly Update

September 2018 Public Health Monthly Update...

View full story
August 30, 2018

August 2018 Monthly Update

News and updates from Catawba County Public Health for the month of August 2018...

View full story
July 25, 2018

July Monthly Update

News and updates from Catawba County Public Health for the month of July 2018...

View full story
July 20, 2018

Providing parents support

Care Coordination for Children (CC4C) provides support for parents with children ages birth to 5....

View full story
July 18, 2018

Time for school shots

It's time to think about children's shots for kindergarten and 7th-grade....

View full story
July 10, 2018

Tobacco use high in students

Western North Carolina high school tobacco use continues to climb, with youth use rising by to 31.7% based on the 2017 N.C. Youth Tobacco Survey....

View full story
June 07, 2018

Public Health Farmers Market

The weekly Public Health Farmers Market kicked off its sixth season on June 7....

View full story
June 06, 2018

June 2018 Monthly Update

The June 2018 Monthly Update includes information on Public Health happenings....

View full story
May 30, 2018

Farmers Market opens June 7

The Public Health Farmers Market opens June 7 for its sixth season....

View full story
May 15, 2018

Monthly Update May 2018

Monthly Update for May 2018 from Catawba County Public Health...

View full story
April 30, 2018

MyPlate replaces food pyramid

The old food pyramid has been replaced with the MyPlate, which is a new visual representation that shows the proportions of healthy foods people should eat....

View full story
April 30, 2018

Healthy kids learn better

Healthy learners are better learners, thanks to school nurses...

View full story
April 27, 2018

April 2018 Monthly Update

A monthly look at the innovative things Catawba County Public Health has been working on recently....

View full story
April 23, 2018

eWIC adds convenience

eWIC adds convenience for recipients, retailers...

View full story
April 09, 2018

State of the County's Health

Catawba County Public Health released its annual State of the County Health Report....

View full story
April 09, 2018


Dori Maltba pursued a communicable disease nursing position at Catawba County Public Health thanks to a tiny germ and the outbreak it caused....

View full story
April 03, 2018


Angie Propst could have spent her entire career working in a mill, but Propst's persistence landed her a full-time job in medical records at Catawba County Public Health....

View full story
April 02, 2018

Public Health Annual Report

Catawba County Public Health released its 2016-17 Annual Report....

View full story
December 22, 2017

Public Health Accreditation

Catawba County Parent Support Team will present a 90-minute workshop geared toward parenting young children....

View full story