Diabetes support group meets Thursday

Bladen County Health Department will be having their Diabetes Educational Support Group Meeting on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 5:30 at the Bladen Co...

January 26th, 2016 |  



On the heels of Tobacco-Free Awareness Week reminding Americans of the societal and economic costs of smoking, which totals more than $320 billion a y...

January 22nd, 2016 |  

Lower Cape Fear Hospice seeks volunteers

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lower Cape Fear Hospice, a nonprofit hospice serving the area for 35 years, is in need of volunteers to help families in Bladen ...

January 16th, 2016 |  

Health department performs 26 inspections

Health department performs 26 inspections

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department performed a total of 26 inspections of food establishments during the month of December.Foll...

January 12th, 2016 |  

Hospice offering free healthcare decision clinics

ELIZABETHTOWN — Lower Cape Fear Hospice will host three “Begin the Conversations” clinics about end-of-life and healthcare decisions...

January 7th, 2016 |  

Expanded Cape Fear Valley ED set to open

FAYETTEVILLE – Cape Fear Valley’s expanded adult Emergency Department is set to open Friday, Dec. 11, with more beds and significant layou...

December 10th, 2015 |  

Health department performs 34 inspections

Health department performs 34 inspections

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Bladen County Health Department conducted a total of 34 inspections of food-service sites in the county during the month of ...

December 7th, 2015 |  

Graham presents research

Graham presents research

Mēki Jacobs Graham, DNP, NP-C, Lower Cape Fear Hospice nurse practitioner for Bladen and Columbus counties, recently presented research findings ...

November 27th, 2015 |  

Tyson recalling 52K pounds of cooked chicken wings

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – Check your refrigerators and freezers.Tyson Foods is recalling 52,486 pounds of chicken wings because they could have an...

November 17th, 2015 |  

VA Rural Health Team to share health info in Riegelwood/East Arcadia

FAYETTEVILLE – Veterans in and around Columbus County can enroll in the VA health care system and receive health information about various servi...

November 9th, 2015 |