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“Ask the Vet” at Pittsboro Pet Supply on July 6

June 22nd, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:18:45 -0400 (EDT) From: “kara pittsboropetsupply.com” Subject: “Ask the Vet” at Pittsboro Pet Supply Want to know more about flea & tick control, food allergies, and other common ailments that your pet may face? Join Dr. Laurie Weiser & Dr. Cindy Baucom of Pittsboro Animal Hospital at “Ask the Vet”! They […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Animals · Calendar · Health · Pittsboro

Do not use soap, bubbles, etc on ticks to remove ticks! New research shows…

June 1st, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Tue, 30 May 2017 08:52:01 -0400 From: Marcia E Herman-Giddens Subject: Do not use soap, bubbles, etc on ticks to remove ticks! New research shows… TIC-NC appreciates Dr. Dyker’s support and kind words. His older post on May 30 mentions using soap on ticks to make them easier to remove. New research has shown […]

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Tags: Animals · Health · Pittsboro

Next Chatham Cancer Support Group meeting will be on Wednesday evening, May 31

May 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Thu, 25 May 2017 08:05:02 -0400 From: “Brenda Denzler” Subject: Next Chatham Cancer Support Group meeting The next meeting of the (not-quite-so-small and, unfortunately, not nearly exclusive enough — too many people get cancer!) Chatham Cancer Support Group will be on Wednesday evening, May 31st, starting at 6:00 p.m. at the Chatham County Public […]

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Tags: 27312 · Calendar · Health · Pittsboro

Ticks and diseases, prevention and early treatment

May 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Sun, 28 May 2017 15:34:30 -0400 From: “John Dykers M.D.” Subject: Fwd: Fw: Ticks and diseases, prevention and early treatment Stumbled across a tick message from 5 years ago while looking for something else. Still valid, only more urgent now with new tick species and new viral diseases transmitted by them. Unfortunately early tetra/doxycycline […]

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Tags: 27344 · Animals · Health · Siler City

Two thoughts on preventing tick bites we have not heard before

May 30th, 2017 · No Comments

Date: Sun, 28 May 2017 15:09:59 -0400 From: “John Dykers M.D.” Subject: Re: Thank you so much! 2 thoughts on preventing tick bites I have not heard before; rubber dairy boots; usually come in black, which is not ideal, but are  certainly made in white too; white may be more expensive, but if one uses […]

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Tags: Animals · Health · Siler City

“Tick Talk” by the Tick Chick on May 9 at Carolina Brewery in Pittsboro, 530 pm

May 9th, 2017 · Comments Off on “Tick Talk” by the Tick Chick on May 9 at Carolina Brewery in Pittsboro, 530 pm

Date: Mon, 8 May 2017 14:42:20 +0000 From: Jennifer Platt Subject: Tick Talk Tuesday – space still available! Join us for happy hour at the Carolina Brewery at 5:30 –  “Tick Talk” by the Tick Chick, Dr. Jennifer Platt. Come learn about ticks in NC, what diseases they carry, and what you can do to […]

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Tags: Animals · Calendar · Health · Pittsboro

Blood Drive at Woods Charter School on April 25, 12:30 – 5 pm

April 24th, 2017 · Comments Off on Blood Drive at Woods Charter School on April 25, 12:30 – 5 pm

Date: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 22:46:27 +0000 From: Peter Nowak Subject: Blood Drive at Woods Charter School Woods Charter School is holding a blood drive on Tuesday, April 25 from 12:30 PM until 5:00 PM.  Make an appointment at www.redcrossblood.org with sponsor code: Woods Charter.  If you have any questions please contact Erin Nowak at […]

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Tags: Calendar · Health

Marcia E. Herman-Giddens and ticks in Chatham County

April 19th, 2017 · Comments Off on Marcia E. Herman-Giddens and ticks in Chatham County

Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:11:15 -0400 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: Marcia E. Herman-Giddens and ticks in Chatham County Just wanted the Chatlist to know that we at Siler City Rotary enjoyed a most informative and pleasant visit by Dr. Herman-Giddens on Monday. She surely has devoted great time and energy and expertise to […]

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Tags: 27344 · Health · Siler City

Profit and non-profit service providers can register for Chatham County Health Department provider list

April 18th, 2017 · Comments Off on Profit and non-profit service providers can register for Chatham County Health Department provider list

Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2017 12:39:49 -0400 From: George Greger-Holt Subject: Re: Calling all mental health providers Dear Chatlisters, I have been told that something squirrelly happened to the 2-1-1 link.  It should be  http://www.unitedwaync.org/nc211.  In addition, the 2-1-1 list is only open to non-profits. Both for profit and non-profit service providers can also register […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27344 · Health · Pittsboro · Siler City

If you are wondering about all the types of ticks

April 18th, 2017 · Comments Off on If you are wondering about all the types of ticks

Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2017 08:21:55 -0400 From: Marcia E Herman-Giddens Subject: “Types of ticks” If you are wondering about “all the types of ticks” please visit our website, www.tic-nc.org, and look at the slideshows on the human-biting ticks. NC has over 20 species of ticks, 5 of which will bite humans and all of these […]

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Tags: Health