UNC Health Care

Category: Safety

multi-generational family, all wearing face masks, stands in circle in forest clearing

June 19, 2020

Is It Safe to See Family and Friends Now?

Here’s what the experts say about visiting loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus, Safety

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older woman sitting on couch in living room, video conferencing with a provider.

June 4, 2020

Don’t Skip Your Wellness Checks, Cancer Screenings and Vaccines

It’s important to take preventive care seriously while still being careful to avoid COVID-19.

Coronavirus, Safety

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Woman wearing mask, talking to doctor via telehealth visit

May 26, 2020

Don’t Avoid the Doctor

If you think you might need medical treatment during the pandemic, you can get it safely and avoid the risks of waiting.

Coronavirus, Safety

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person wearing scrubs mops floor of hospital

May 21, 2020

How Hospitals Stay Clean During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Learn about the extra steps hospitals are taking to keep their facilities safe.

Coronavirus, Safety

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Man prepares holiday meal in the kitchen

December 20, 2019

Keep the Holidays Merry by Staying Safe in the Kitchen

Follow these tips to prevent injury and illness.


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Hand holding a medicine bottle in front of a cabinet full of other medications

September 24, 2018

What to Do with Expired Medicines

A pharmacist answers some of the most frequently asked questions about expired medicines.

Pharmacology, Safety

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different types of carseats

February 14, 2018

The Right Car Seat for Your Child at Every Age and Size

Confused about car seats? Here’s a guide to keeping babies, toddlers and kids safe on the go.

Children's Health, Safety

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Small round charcoal grill ready for grilling.

June 24, 2016

Do’s of Safe Grilling

Before you fire up the grill this summer, prepare your backyard barbecues by sparking your knowledge about food and grill safety.

Nutrition, Recipes, Safety

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