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We will be closed November 10 for Veterans Day and November 23-24 for Thanksgiving.

Maintain, don't gain this holiday season!

Join the 11th annual Eat Smart, Move More, Maintain, don’t gain! Holiday Challenge. This FREE seven-week challenge provides tips, tricks, and ideas to help maintain your weight throughout the holiday season. The challenge runs from November 13 through December 31. Register today.

For more tips, read the November Public Health Column: The Weight Gain Risk of the Holidays

It's not too late for flu vaccine

We offer immunizations including flu vaccine, and no appointment is necessary. Immunization hours are 8-11:30 and 1-4, Monday – Friday. Questions? Call 828-694-6015.

Be wary of carbon monoxide

Keep your family safe from carbon monoxide poisoning. If the power goes out, never use a generator inside your home or garage, even if doors and windows are open. Keep generators more than 20 feet away from your home, doors, and windows. Read more in the October Public Health column.

What is Naloxone?

An opioid is a powerful prescription pain medication, often given after surgery. Naloxone is a medication used to treat an opioid overdose by reversing the effects of opioids. Is Naloxone something you should have on hand? Learn more.

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QuitlineNC is for North Carolinians ready to quit smoking. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW or 1-800-784-8669. QuitlineNC operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For service in Spanish call 1-855-DEJELO-YA (1-855-335-3569).


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Last updated November 3, 2017