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Health Centers on Modified Schedule

Until further notice, all Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Centers will operate on the following schedule: 8am - 5pm,...
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Gwinnett Community Health Improvement Plan – Town Hall

CALLING ALL RESIDENTS INTERESTED IN MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THEIR COMMUNITY! Thursday, March 12, 2020 4 - 7 PM (Drop in...
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National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
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National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Get tested for free. National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) is February 7. NBHAAD is a day to increase awareness...
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Each health center will be closed for one day in January in addition to state holidays

In January, each health center will close for one day to participate in employee training in addition to being closed...
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Holiday Hours – 2019

The Health Department wishes you and your family a happy holiday season! All locations will be closed: Friday, December 20...
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Prepare for Sneaky Winter Hazards

In late January 2014, snow and ice paralyzed north and central Georgia, leaving thousands of motorists stranded in their cars....
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Immunizations News

It’s Not Too Late to Get Vaccinated Against the Flu!

It’s that time of year again — flu season. As family and friends are gathering for the holidays, flu activity...
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One Shot to Skip the Flu

Get your flu shot today at your closest location! Flu season has started, and Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health...
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Early Detection is the Best Protection!

Although Breast Cancer is leveling out in the United States, a closer look at the state of Georgia shows that...
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Severe Pulmonary Disease Associated with E-Cigarettes

Twenty-five states have reported more than 200 possible cases of severe pulmonary disease associated with the use of electronic cigarettes...
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National Immunizations Awareness Month

The month of August is about bringing awareness to immunizations, and the Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County Health Departments wants...
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Protect Yourself Against Extreme Heat

As temperatures rise, Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale County Health Departments remind residents to take extra precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses...
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Tips for a Safe and Fun 4th of July

Stay safe this 4th of July! Follow these recommendations from the National Council on FireWorks Safety Recommended Safety Tips Obey...
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Back to School: Immunizations

Every year the Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale Health Departments gears up for a back to school immunizations extravaganza. Employees volunteer...
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Men’s Health Week

Did you know there was a month entirely dedicated to raising awareness for issues impacting the health and wellness of...
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Hepatitis Awareness

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month. In the United States, the most common types of viral hepatitis are hepatitis A, hepatitis...
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Our Hours are Changing!

Beginning Monday, June 3, 2019, our hours of operation will change. We trust these changes will help us more efficiently...
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MRC Leader, Sherwin Levinson, wins Mentor Award from National Medical Reserve Corps Association.

This year, Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale County (GNR) Health Departments is extremely proud to announce our community partner, Sherwin Levinson,...
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Fear the Disease, Not the Vaccine

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is April 27 – May 4, 2019, and Gwinnett, Newton, and Rockdale Health Departments (GNR...
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April 19th – We Support National Transgender HIV Testing Day at Georgia Gwinnett College

Each year on April 18, National Transgender HIV Testing Day is observed as an opportunity to focus on HIV testing,...
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