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    New Hanover County is looking for the public's input in an effort to evaluate the health needs of the community and determine ways to meet those needs.

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    Potatoes are cut and coated with a blend of lemon juice, garlic, and oil and then baked until flaky and golden brown. Brush potatoes with remaining lemon mixture and serve warm.

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  • Staff "wearing red" on Wear Red Day!

  • Video on Asian Tiger Mosquito which spreads Zika.

    NHC Health Department Vector Control Public Service Announcement

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  • Every 2 weeks a child dies from tipped furniture or falling TVs. ...

    Moms share their personal furniture and TV tip-over tragedies in hopes that other children might be saved. Anchor It! and save a child.

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  • Learn the results of the 2015 Community Health Assessment and hel...

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    Step It Up! Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Promote Walking and Walkable Communities is a call to make walking a national priority. This...

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