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Health Officials Report First West Nile Positive Mosquitoes in 2018

DECATUR, Ga. – The DeKalb County Board of Health has trapped West Nile virus-positive mosquitoes in the southeast portion of the City of Tucker. The Board of Health is educating the public on how to eliminate mosquito breeding sites and protect against bites. Door-to-door visits are being made in the identified area. To date this […]

DeKalb Churches Open Exercise Facilities to Public

DECATUR, Ga. – DeKalb County residents who have been sitting on the sidelines now have six low or no cost reasons to get moving. Through a partnership with the DeKalb County Board of Health and funding from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) grant, DeKalb County […]

Baby Week 2014 Events

Health Assessment and Promotion (HAP) and Safe Kids DeKalb are excited to host “Baby Love”,  a week of maternal and child health events from Nov 3rd to 7th, 2014. Each event during this week will focus on ways to keep babies “Happy, Healthy, and Safe.”   EVENTS November 3rd, 2014 Rock-a-Bye Baby: Disparities in Birth […]

Free HIV Testing on Nov. 8th

  Join DeKalb County Board of Health for our HIV Health Awareness Event! Our team will provide free HIV education and free HIV Testing on November 8th, from 3-8pm at Stonecrest Mall. Come out for free HIV testing and a variety of health information. For more details, please contact Michelle Carter at 404-270-2429, or email […]