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Latest Guilford County Department of Public Health Stories

2008-08-21 12:01:28

By LEX ALEXANDER Cast a vote, get a flu shot: Voters at several Guilford County polling places may be able to enjoy that kind of one-stop shopping on Election Day.

2008-08-14 00:00:44

The Guilford County Department of Public Health is holding back- to-school immunization clinics for children and college students. The first clinic was Tuesday. Additional clinics will be from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 12, 19 and 26 at two locations: 1100 E. Wendover Ave. in Greensboro and 501 E.

2008-06-16 09:01:16

By High Point Enterprise, N.C. Jun. 16--GUILFORD COUNTY -- Caring for expectant mothers at the Guilford County Department of Public Health became easier this month with the addition of ultrasound technology.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.