Tag: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Social distancing: 2020’s signature phrase

by Lindsay Marchello Raleigh, NC – If 2020 has a signature phrase so far, it’s “social distancing.” The term has become a staple of any discussion on COVID-19, the highly contagious respiratory disease plaguing the world. It refers to the…

Battling Zika virus in Chatham County

Zika Virus

By Michael Zelek Pittsboro, NC – Thank you, Kathy, for reaching out to us for more information on the Zika virus. When it comes to emerging public health threats like Zika, we work closely with our partners at the North…